Swollen Wound After Piercing?
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Piercing is an act of punching holes in body tissues such as ears, piercing must use sterile tools, and before that the ears must be cleaned first. If after the piercing, a lump develops in the ear, and it hurts, it's likely:
Abscess, a lump in the piercing that contains pus Enlarged lymph nodes, due to infection Acne Boils Lipoma Cyst, a sac filled with fluid Skintags, accumulation of skin tissue due to friction Your ear lump is painful, you should see a doctor, the doctor will examine the lump your ear, and conduct a follow-up examination and interview the course of your illness. so that the doctor can analyze the cause, and provide treatment according to the cause.
Here are some of the things you should do:
Avoid squeezing or breaking the lump Avoid holding the lump too often Rest regularly Drink water Eat nutritious food Thank you, hopefully useful.dr. Nurmarwiyah