Preauricular cyst

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Hi my son is 5 has had 2 previous surgeries to remove preauricular cyst te last time was December. It is now very much infected, he is on second...

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Preauricular cyst or sinus are developmental abnormalities. There only treatment is SURGERY.
The cyst needs to be removed in total and no...

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My six month old son has lump on the inside of the ear. its not painfull.Its on the top of the ear where it starts to curves. His Dr. thought it...

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Another possibility would be a preauricular cyst or sinus which is a remnant of the development process of the ear during fetal life. These are not...

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My daughter is 15 months old and at the age of 5 months we saw puss coming out from her ear. First doctors thought that its ear infection and gave...

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Thanks for your query.

The signs and symptoms are consistent with a Preauricular Cyst or Sinus. It would be of help if you could mail...

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