A member asked:

How do i know if have vertigo or a bad ear infection? diagnosed with vertigo a few days ago but now feeling pain to the touch below right ear lobe. also bump behind right ear, and soreness on bottom of skull on right side. started with a rash on the right

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Dr. G Funari answered

Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

This could be an infection of the bone just behind the ear, mastoiditis, and is serious. You should seek care immediately to rule out this problem and get treatment.

Answered Oct 3, 2016

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