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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Wisdom teeth?: Sounds like a dry socket. Vs. Infection. See dentist or oral surgeon for assessment/treatment. Outside chance is TMJ problem.
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Ear & jaw pain: Have you mentioned this to your dentist? It's possible you have TMJ dysfunction due to opening wide for the time necessary for the extractions. If the ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
Please see your: doctor. You may have a middle ear infection or a Swimmer's Ear (ear canal infection). The only way to know is to be examined. Meanwhile, you can take ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Immediate Evaluation: You might have a peri-tonsilar abscess which needs immediate evaluation. An Urgent Care should be equipped to evaluate you
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Earpain: You may have fluid in your ears (serous otitis) the pressure of the fluid causes the pain especially when you are lying down.See an ENT specialist. Yo ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
36 years experience ADHD and Autism
Not Ears : Get a 2nd opinion. No one wakes up with a headache , can be a very serious condition in the brain.?
A 17-year-old female asked:
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See ENT: Ear pain that is severe enough to wake you up and us present only on a lying down position could be due to a lesion present in your ear that is compre ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
Please see your: doctor and have your ears checked. There may be fluid behind your ear drum, which could explain why it's only hurting at night, when you're laying dow ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
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45 years experience Family Medicine
?: I have several questions. This could be an infection in the ear canal, but without further information cannot answer accurately. You should see your ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Ear: Maybe dental or jaw related. Get your ears checked and if normal see your dentist
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: If the pain does not persist it is likely minor. The tube that allows air into your middle ear may be transiently blocked which allows a suction on th ... Read More

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