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numbness above ear
A 21-year-old female asked:
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Unlikely: Very unlikely.
A 26-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Numbness: Hi. May be a cervical neuralgia which means that the nerves from the neck may be pinched which could give both sets of symptoms. See a neurologist rig ... Read More
A male asked:
25 years experience Pediatrics
Numbness : Not normal so get examined soon
A 24-year-old male asked:
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Numbness: and dizzy w/headaches. Please go to your emergency room ASAP. You need to identify and treat what may be happening. Peace and good health.
A 25-year-old member asked:
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could be the jaw: The numbness you feel could be around your ear and not your actual ear. Sometimes jaw spasm or jaw joint symptoms can lead to the feeling of numbness. ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
14 years experience Neurology
Tingling ears: Assuming you do not meaning ringing...Tingling ears possibly from laying on the nerves that exit the skull to give rise to sensation of the ear...If y ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
52 years experience Neurology
?nerve compression: Clearly, your description suggests for whatever reason, compression of greater occipital nerve. Could be due to cervical arthritis, posture, and even ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
26 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: This could be many causes. You better see a doctor.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Virus: Could be the beginning of a viral infection such as herpes. Sores may develop in a few days. Also could be precursor to bell's palsy.
A 59-year-old female asked:
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Ear and: Face pain can be signs of trigeminal nerve (cranial nerve #5, v). Ask or find an ENT doc. It is likely you will need imaging but an exam by an astute ... Read More
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