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headache on left side of head above ear

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
18 years experience Family Medicine
You may have: neuritis or neuralgia from local nerve irritation in the temporal region of your scalp. Or you may have infection of the cranial or oculomotor nerve ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
There are certain: types of headaches that actually cause tenderness or pain to the touch including migraine or some type of neuropathy/nerve impairment. This feature is ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
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57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See dentist: You may have a jaw problem from grinding or clenching your teeth especially when sleeping. Suggest you get your jaws checked. If nothing there, then p ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dwight Romriell
45 years experience Pain Management
See a TMJ specialest: Consider the possibility of a TMJ condition. The jaw muscles in the face and on the side of the head when fatigued become very tender and cause heada ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Keuer
Specializes in Dermatology
Scalp bump: This is likely to be a pilar cyst, but a lymph node is also possible. I recommend you see a dermatologist for a precise diagnosis, though it is unlike ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marino Tavarez
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Sinusitis, possibly: Acute on chronic presents often with tooth dental pain.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
35 years experience Neurology
Seek evaluation: There could be many reasons for the symptoms you are describing. If they are persisting you need to be evaluated sooner rather than waiting. Recogni ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. William Simon
32 years experience Integrative Medicine
Further evaluation: With these symptoms you need further evaluation. These symptoms could be an aneurysm. You need to see your PCP for further testing such as MRA as soon ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See MD: Troublesome symptoms. See MD ASAP
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not sure: But could be from teeth-grinding. If problem persists, contact your doctor or dentist.
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Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
Irritated nerve: Shock like pains that come quickly and don't last long can be from an irritated nerve in the scalp. See your family doctor to determine if this is wh ... Read More
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