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Sore ear outside of the ear canal- not an ear infection.

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mynaughtylittlesister Mon 19-Sep-11 20:58:29

I had this pain just up from my ear lobe but inside IYKWIM (not ear canal). It hurt on and off for a few weeks in August, then disappeared. Last Wednesday it returned. I have been moaning to DH to have a look and he has found nothing. Tonight he said he could see what looks like the size of a piece of sweetcorn lump with a slightly yellow lump.

What can I do? DH tried to squeeze it but I nearly shot through the ceiling with pain. But as DH said, its hasn't got a head on it!

MoaningMinnieWhingesAgain Mon 19-Sep-11 20:59:12

The pus porn gang will be here soon <gets comfy>

MoaningMinnieWhingesAgain Mon 19-Sep-11 21:00:45

It needs a bit longer to fester mature.

Warm compresses. Then get ready with the sterilised pin. Or go to a Walk in centre if you have no sense of adventure grin Sounds ouchy though.

mynaughtylittlesister Mon 19-Sep-11 21:03:20

LOL at pus porn!

It is very sore, can't even lie on that side with my head resting on a pillow.

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