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Ear lobe is swelling

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • October 6, 2006
  • 06:41 PM

For some reason my earlobe is swelling. it has not been peirced. also it has never benn pinche or anything recently that would cause swellling. The swelling is out of the back of the ear lobe and if you can picture it it is swelled out to about the size of a click pen button. also it appears to be slightly black and blue and there is skin pealing off of it. i have no idea and would realy appreciat any input any reader can give me. well im off thanks for your reply in advanced.
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  • pop it, or make a small cut ( pin ****k) and drain the contents, be sure to keep the area clean after wards so it does not get reinfected. it was most likly caused by a clogged pore.
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • October 11, 2006
    • 05:49 PM
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  • hey david have you got the solution to this? i've experienced the same stuff as you
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • October 7, 2007
    • 04:30 AM
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  • Yeah me too a few years ago and my girlfriend and now one of my work mates... What the ***l is it and what causes it?
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • October 11, 2007
    • 06:13 AM
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  • I am 14 years old and i had double zero gages and then i moved up to a 7/16's and for some reason one earlobe began to swell the next day and is bigger than the other. I have a lot of pain and its just big and red should i put ice on it or is there a better treatment please help!!
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • December 9, 2008
    • 03:03 AM
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  • What are double zero gages,and what does moving up to7/16's mean?(I'm probably showing my age!).
    richard wayne2b 1,232 Replies
    • December 30, 2008
    • 02:29 PM
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