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Preauricular sinus

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cantthinkofabloodyname Fri 03-Jun-16 00:57:38

DS1 has these on both ears. I have a link to a YouTube video as DS ears are not ready to yield their sporn just yet.

Lindor Fri 03-Jun-16 01:01:15

both my kids have this. Me and DH don't , nor anyone else in the family.

MooseBeTimeForSnow Fri 03-Jun-16 01:25:54

DS 4.5 has one on his left ear. It produces occasionally. He can tell I'm coming for it though ...

MooseBeTimeForSnow Fri 03-Jun-16 01:34:12

He also has some massive blackheads in his right ear that he won't let me near angry

Micah Mon 20-Jun-16 14:01:42

Please be very, very careful with these.

It is impossible to tell how far down they go, and how near facial nerves and structures.

If they get infected they are very hard to treat, and often need surgical excision- which can be very major if they are extensive.

I am all for sporn but I wouldn't go near one of these things, the risks are too high.

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