The cause of a tender or sore lump on your neck under your ear would be a swollen lymph node. A doctor can do tests and let you know why the lymph node is swollen.
This sounds like a swollen lymph node, but if you are concerned or it lasts a long time you should seek the advice of your physician.
My first thought is that it is an abcessed tooth. If not that I would have a doctor check my lymph gland in my neck for an infection.
Swollen Glands / Lymph nodes
You might have a swollen ear after a cold because you have an ear infection. You might also have swollen lymph nodes that make the ear appear swollen.
Not sure about the ear, but i had one along my neck that went away by itself. ya i have one behind my ear and on the side of my neck and i need surgery on the one on my neck to see what kind of cells it contains.
You go to the vet asap.
Never no its just how there made. OK.
They are lymph nodes(neck glands),(usually located in the upper part of the neck) often become swollen because they are fighting off a virus or a disease..if there are more than one and they are swollen for more than 2 weeks contact a doctor......:)
mostly on the inner wrists and on your neck, (under your ear)
I have a similar problem, I had a throat infection and when it cleared up I still have 1 swollen gland under my neck which has been there for at least a month and a half
There are several causes of a swollen ear lobe. Some of the conditions that can cause this are an ear infection, glue ear, Swimmer's ear, folliculitis and Meniere's disease.
If you have swollen lymph nodes at the base of your neck you must go to see your doctor immediately. This could be a critical condition that needs attention immediately !!!
Different things can cause the ear lobe to become red and swollen. A bug bite or trauma could cause the ear lobe to become red and swollen.
You may have an infection. The fact you said it is behind your ear means that you more than likely have a sinus infection.
it is red
Could be swollen lymph nodes caused by an inner ear infection.
i get a small lump under my ear when i have an infection, lymph nodes (sp) get inflamed.
Infected ear piercing, Food allergies, Drug allergies, Poison Oak, Poision Ivy, Possibilities of infection in your glands under your jaw
Sounds like it is tooth problems
Swollen lymph nodes are usually a sign that your body is fighting an infection, viral or bacterial. It might be an ear infection. However, it is possible that it could be something serious. I would consult a doctor.
The symptom of a swollen outer ear can be perichondritis, an ear cartilage infection caused by bacteria. Another symptom is pain. A cause for this condition can be injury of ear cartilage due to factors like cartilage piercing or ear surgery.
most likely it is a swollen lymph mode and this could be linked with your dental help possibly a dental infection like an abcess or something i would go to see you local dentist
It might be a simple Swollen glands which commonly develop when the body fights infections.
If your hamster's ear is swollen like a blister you should take it to the vet. It likely has an infection that if left untreated will kill it.