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Question: Hard Thing in Ear lobe

 kong007 - Fri Apr 29, 2005 7:58 pm

Like the name implies I have this weird Hard thing(thought was pimple for a little while)in my ear lobe!!! It is sore & i tried poking a hoke where it was to c maybe if it was just puss but it wont & gets really sore! Any help
 hsoj - Sat Apr 30, 2005 6:08 pm

I'm almost sure it's a pimple. I get them in my ear lobe all the time. It's probably just not ready to pop yet. How long has it been there?
 kong007 - Sun May 01, 2005 1:31 pm

ABout a week or 2 but yeturday it started clearing up & today its almost gone! :D
So thanks

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