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stabbing pain in ear canal

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
No self-Rx: Pain & Swelling are red flags raised by your body that there is a problem (perhaps infection) requiring professional care. Please call your GP or ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
33 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Needs exam: Sometimes old blood drains from the ear canal long after it first formed. A mild external ear infection could cause some light bleeding. Either way ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Etienne Paul Van Heerden
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Otits externa: Your husband needs to see his GP urgently to confirm the diagnosis and receive treatment. It can develop into perichondritis which is a serious compli ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Mastoiditis: You need to be seen and examined, preferably by an ENT doctor. This could be very severe and dangerous and you should go asap. Good luck and hope th ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Acute otitis media: An ear infection is most often a bacterial or viral infection that affects the middle ear. The condition is rare in adults and painful because of inf ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
32 years experience Family Medicine
Infection possible: Could be serious. Please be seen by your primary doctor or in an urgent care center today to rule out infection. A stiff neck is always worrisome for ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Can B due 2 facial-: -nerve in origin. It just appears in some people 4no reason. It an inflammation of the nerve, & best 2 C an ENT. 2 B sure there is no treatable pr ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Dizzy : The jaw inflammation could affect your equilibrium
A female asked:
Dr. Chris Sadeh
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
Outside of your ear.: Are you referring to the front of your ear? A sudden, electric shock like pain in the face on one side may be due to a condition called trigeminal n ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Cahill
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Get seen: Don't wait, I suspect you have an undiagnosed infection, if it progresses you may get quite ill. It's really impossible to say based on your descript ... Read More
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