What is tragal tenderness and what is its significance?

 Severe tenderness on movement of the tragus is known as tragal tenderness. Tenderness on movement of pinna and tragus suggest furunculosis of EAC.

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  1. but why there is tragal tenderness in otitis externa.. heard it is not due to tragal perichondritis, but der s another reason

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