Lumps Under The Left Ear And Hurt When Held?
I am a hermon at the age of 21. Some days I realized that there was a lump under my left ear. The lump enlarged rapidly with only a few days it was able to see. also in the ear. the body also feels weak and dizzy. What causes it to occur and whether the medicine
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A lump under your ear can lead to the following conditions:
Lymph node infection. Characterized by enlarged lymph nodes, redness, and pain when pressed Enlarged lymph nodes, usually occurs when there is an infection around the salivary gland infection (parotitis) or often also called mumps, caused by a virus buildup of pus due to infection of the mastoid bone behind the ear (bezold abscess) Benign tumors such as the growth of fatty tissue (lipoma), or sebaceous glands (atheroma cysts) Malignant tumors Because of the many possible causes, you should consult a general practitioner first. After the examination is done later, the doctor will provide treatment according to the cause of the aware, or if necessary refer you to a particular specialist for further tracking.
As for what you should do:
Avoid squeezing or trying to remove the contents of the lump Wash your hands before touching the bump area Improve general health status by sufficient water needs 2 liters per day, multiply the consumption of fruits and vegetables, regular exercise, avoid stress, get enough rest If the lump feels painful, you can minimize pain with consumption of over-the-counter painkillers such as paracetamol. Of course, with the proper drinking rules based on the explanation of the pharmacist and recommendations on the packaging. That's all my explanation. May be useful