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Pain behind ear on neck feels a lump
Pain since 6 days mild swelling on skin of skull behind and top of ear. lump feels tender and pains on pressing gently
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You may be having furuncle or boil arising from hairs of the scalp. It is a very common infection which may form into a abscess if not treated appropriately. You may need to take antibiotics and painkillers for few days for faster recovery
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Consult nearby ENT specialist for confirmation of diagnosis and appropriate treatment if required
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