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Purple lump on ear lobe

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Dr. Krunal Karade MD

it appeared again. Any thoughta? Also the lump is behind ear under lobe but hard to see easy to feel ...My ear has been bothering be for weeks now. First Dr said lump behind ear... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krunal Karade ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have a small tender lump behind my ear behind my left ear lobe. What could this be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Dime size lump under skin behind ear. Not behind the lobe, up higher on ear. Not painful red or swollen and is moveable. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

In the last 72 hrs. have noticed a lump fiest starting behind my ear, in the last 48 hrs. it appears to have moved downward below the ear lobe, Is swollen and feels like an ingrown hair as far ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Satvinder Bakshi MD

have flu noticed pea size lump front of ear lob & swelling no pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

Okay so I have stretched ears, and I have been at a 2g for 4 months almost 5 on my right lobe ..., for about 2 months my ears were doing great, and then I got a hard small lump in the ear... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

so a week ago i found this kidney bean size lump behind my ear, i didnt really care much bout it .... bt it only lasted a few days. & the lump is growin bit by bit, for the color was the same as my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatics Specialist)
Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

Last night I went to bed with my ear lobe having a slight ball-like thing inside and I woke up this morning with a huge lump inside my ear lobe,and it also has a purple colouring..... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaddadi Suresh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I can feel a hard lump on my right earlobe, I got my ears pierced around 11 weeks ago, the left ear is fine. The piercing on my right has a hard lump near it, has been bleeding, is purple... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hi, I got my ears pierced about 2 months ago, but I am still having problems. They hurt when I move them around and behind my ear lobe, in the crease behind the ear, I have a soft reddish... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Dadapeer K MD

Hello The purple lump behind the ear lobe can be because of inflammatory swelling of lymph nodes and requires treatment by the use of antiinflammatory drugs. Along with this you need to get...

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

The lump sounds like a reactive lymph node. This is normal and is nothing to worry about

Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

The lump at the back of the ear is likely to be a swollen lymph node due to an infection in the area. The feeling of dizziness is related to a middle ear disease.