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Monday, July 25, 2016
Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
I have a bump in my ear lobe
I woke up and i felt a bump in my ear lobe. If i push on it or put pressure on it it hurts i dont have one on my other ear. Its not very noticable unless you feel my ear lobe
You probably have an infected cyst of your ear lobe. You need to see an otolaryngologist; you may need antibiotics or surgical excision of the cyst.
Ravi N Samy, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Director of Skull Base Surgery Fellowship, Director of Adults Cochlear Implantation Program
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati