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Stinging pain in ear

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Yes: Yes. These symptoms present for a couple of months are troublesome. See an ENT doc for exam ASAP.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Nervus intermedius: Neuralgia. This neuralgia involve a vii cranial nerve distribution and occur infrequently. Could be transient event with regression to the mean. Rec.:... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
? middle ear problem: as otitis media (middle ear infection), it can affect your hearing. Middle ears are considered part of the sinuses by some ENT authorities, so sinus c... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Needs exam: This could be from more than one process. A middle ear infection could come up quickly, create enough pressure behind the ear drum that it burst ( rel... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Otalgia: Otalgia is fancy term for ear pain but it doesn't explain cause. Ear is comprised of 3 distinct parts. Inner ear doesn't typically hurt but can lead t... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Eustachian tube: This maneuver commonly pushes air into your Eustachian tube which can push out/stretch the eardrum producing pain. I would just tone down the force of... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Discharge behind ear: Discharge behind the ear is not very common. A common cause is severe seborrheic dermatitis rash. Otherwise, most earache associated with discharge i... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
Dentistry 55 years experience
YOU MAY HAVE A TMJ PROBLEM OR A INCORRECT BITE OR BOTH THAT IS CAUSING THE PAIN. I WOULD MAKE AN APPOINTMENT WITH A ORALFACIAL PAIN SPECIALIST OR AN ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Ellis
14 years experience
Get checked out: It could be due to a problem within your ear, in the joints of your jaw or due to nerve problems. See ENT and get it checked out.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 61 years experience
Change the plug: Pain in the ear canal from an ear plug most likely results from a minor injury to the skin of the canal wall. The size and shape of the ear plug is p... Read More
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