Benign ear cysts are noncancerous lumps or growths in the ear.
Osteomas; Exostoses; Tumor - ear; Cysts - ear; Ear cysts; Ear tumors
Causes, incidence, and risk factors
They commonly occur:
- Behind the ear
- In the ear canal
- In the earlobe
- On the scalp
The exact cause is unknown, but cysts may occur when oils are produced in a skin gland faster than they can be released from the gland.