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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Stiles
32 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear pain: Ear pain can be one of the most difficult and elusive things to diagnose, because everything in your head and neck region can send pain to your ears. ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
Have doctor recheck: your ears. The antibiotic used for sinus infections also treats ear infections, but if the pain doesn't get better in a day or 2, go back to the docto ... Read More
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Dr. Cindy Juster
36 years experience Pediatrics
Please see your Dr.: There are a number of possible causes. The only way to find out is to see the Dr. for exam. If that is normal,there may be a few tests, like hearing ... Read More
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Needs to be checked: It is very difficult for us to answer what has been causing sharp excruciating pain in your ear for more than a year You need to consult an ENT Specia ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Sharp ear pain: Many things. Recommend you go to Uptodate.com and Learn about the possible causes. Better yet go to your Dr.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Friederich
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Pain: The ER is better equipped and they are there when you need them. So are we virtual docs. Your doctor is scheduled up. Did that help?
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
?neuralgia: A very rare condition, "nervus intermedius neuralgia" can act this way, and if you have slight altered taste over the left side of your tongue, this m ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
31 years experience Pediatrics
See MD: Probably eustatian tube dysfunction ( ear drum popping). Also could be a middle ear infection or swimmer's ear. I'd have it looked at by a physician.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Rational Testing Rec: As physicians we recommend and advise Rational use of diagnostic tests.A detailed history of present symptoms and physical examination lead to possibl ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Sore throat,nodes: These symptoms may be due to a viral upper respiratory tract infection, but swelling of lymph nodes and discomfort around the tonsil raises the possib ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: Throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold, influenza, or adenovirus (antibiotics usually not used), or fro ... Read More
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