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Skin - Colored Ear Bump Checker

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Your Skin - Colored Ear Bump May Also be Known as:
Neutral bump on ear
Neutral bump on earlobe
Neutral ear lump
Neutral ear mass
Neutral earlobe lump
Neutral earlobe mass
Neutral mass on ear
Neutral mass on earlobe
Skin colored bump on ear
Skin colored bump on earlobe

Top 4 Skin - Colored Ear Bump Causes

  1. 1.Wart

    Warts are non-serious skin growths caused by a virus that infects the top layer of the skin. They are contagious.

    You can try several over-the-counter treatments, including salicylic acid and cryotherapy (freezing). Most warts go away on their own, but less so in adults.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    mild ear lump, skin-colored ear bump, non-tender ear bump, scaly ear bump
    Urgency:
    Self-treatment
  2. 2.Skin Cyst

    An epidermoid cyst is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material. It is often caused by trauma or surgery.

    You do not need treatment for this condition because it is completely benign; however, if the lesion changes at all, a doctor should be consulted. If you would like it removed, a doctor can cut out the cyst.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    skin-colored ear bump, mild ear lump, moderate ear lump
    Symptoms that always occur with skin cyst:
    skin-colored ear bump
    Urgency:
    Wait and watch

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  3. 3.Lipoma

    A lipoma is a noncancerous growth of fatty tissue cells. A lipoma can develop in almost any organ of the body although they are most commonly found in the subcutaneous layer just below the skin.

    You do not need treatment for this condition because it is completely benign; however, if the lesion changes at all, a doctor should be consulted. If you would like it removed, a doctor can cut, freeze, or burn it off.

    Rarity:
    Uncommon
    Top Symptoms:
    skin-colored ear bump, mild ear lump, moderate ear lump
    Symptoms that always occur with lipoma:
    skin-colored ear bump
    Urgency:
    Wait and watch
  4. 4.Basal Cell Carcinoma

    Basal cell carcinoma is a slow-growing form of skin cancer. Skin cancer falls into two major groups: Non-melanoma and melanoma. Basal cell carcinoma is a type of non-melanoma skin cancer.

    You should visit your primary care physician, who will check your skin and look at the size, shape, color, and texture of any suspicious areas. From there, treatment will be determined, such as surgical excision, photodynamic therapy, or imiquimod cream.

    Rarity:
    Uncommon
    Top Symptoms:
    skin-colored ear bump, mild ear lump, moderate ear lump, non-tender ear bump, pink or red ear bump
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Skin - Colored Ear Bump

  • Q.Is your ear bump constant or come-and-go?
  • Q.Is your ear bump painful to the touch?
  • Q.Is there something coming out of the bump?
  • Q.Is there something on the surface of the bump?

If you've answered yes to one or more of these questions, check our skin-colored ear bump symptom checker.

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Skin - Colored Ear Bump Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced skin-colored ear bump have also experienced:

    • 14% Abdominal Pain (Stomach Ache)
    • 14% Sleeping More Than Usual
    • 14% Rash With Bumps or Blisters
  • People who have experienced skin-colored ear bump had symptoms persist for:

    • 38% Less Than a Week
    • 28% Over a Month
    • 18% Less Than a Day
  • People who have experienced skin-colored ear bump were most often matched with:

    • 45% Skin Cyst
    • 27% Wart
    • 27% Lipoma

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