Determine the cause of the bumps in the ear. If the finished seal is not sick, not itchy, but small pain is felt on palpation, it is likely that this lump was a lymph node. Thus the body responds to the beginning of inflammation, in particular otitis media. Acute otitis media can be caused by common cold. When the ear doesn't always have to hurt. Sometimes the patient feels only a slight tingling, but the inflammation continues.
If you are sure that the lump is the result of inflammation of the lymph node, don't touch her. Need to treat the cause that is itself the disease process. In the ears drip with anti-inflammatory drops, and a nose vasoconstrictor during the 5 days. If the temperature is not elevated, it is quite possible to do without antibiotics.
Visit the otolaryngologist. It will help to choose the right treatment and prescribe the right drops. This is essential, otherwise you can start the process that will lead to chronic otitis media, and this in turn is dangerous in that there is a grave danger to the ear. Once you get rid of the disease, the lump is on the ear will disappear by itself.
If the lump is large, red and very painful, it can be a furuncle of the external ear. Don't squeeze it – this can lead to the ingress of infection. Moisten with Vishnevsky ointment with a cotton swab and put it into the ear canal. It will accelerate the maturation of boils and appears, the outflow of pus from it. Bump, you can't try rubbing alcohol, or other home remedies.In any case, a bump on the ear – the reason for going to the doctor. Otolaryngologist and more accurately determine its nature and prescribe the appropriate remedy. Self-medicate, you may lose time, and that little bump on the ear will become infected wound or lead to serious inflammation, threatening the loss of hearing.