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i have a pain in my head behind my right ear it is like an electrical shock that comes from time to another what is it

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lea Danielsen
31 years experience Family Medicine
Nerve: A very quick electrical shock like pay is typical of a nerve pain, neuralgia. Sometimes a serious problem is the reason for neuralgia, but that is fa ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
30 years experience Pediatrics
Nodes: you may cervical lymphadenitis due to an organism that is resistant to keflex. You may need to be examined by a physician and may need augmentin (amox ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
More info: Something is not right. Need a lot more information to begin to diagnose the problem. I do not know how old you are? If it lasts more than 72 hours s ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Deering
8 years experience Dentistry
Consult MD now: This could be many things from an earache, infection of the mastoid bone behind the ear, muscular including tmj, and more serious medical conditions. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kim Capehart
19 years experience Dentistry
Facial Pain: There are many reasons for your dull pain from trauma to headache to possible TMJ issues. You will need to go to the doctors to have a proper diagnosi ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
19 years experience Pain Management
Occipital headaches: Lesser and greater occipital nerves live in the area of your head where you are describing pain. What frustrates patients is that these nerves can cau ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rohit Marawar
16 years experience Neurology
Sinusitis/neuralgia: Headache pain behind the ear could be a form or sinusitis called mastoiditis as in the inflammation of sinus in the mastoid bone that is behind the ea ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Look into: You should have your blood pressure checked. The elevated pressure can cause headaches as well as a pulsating sound in the ears.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds: Like neck spasm. Apply warm compress, do gentle range of motion. If not better in 2-3 days see a doctor.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Head trauma: Any head trauma needs to be taken seriously. Depending on how hard the trauma was, a fracture can occur and/or blood can pool quickly: local swelling ... Read More

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