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Swollen gland found in mri scan for hearing?

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swollen gland found in mri scan for hearing ?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

how old are you?

any symptoms?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
82 ,no symptoms seen on ear scan
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

how big was it?

do you have the MRI report handy?

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
no report
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 10 months ago.

This depends on a lot of things

there are many normal enlarged glands that are nothing to worry about

some are a concern. some are not

if they are irregular or large then it might require a biopsy