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A 21-year-old female asked:

I have this bad aching pain right below my left ear going down to my neck, also going down to my left arm. it doesn't feel like i pulled anything.....

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Dr. Paul Velt
Diagnostic Radiology 44 years experience
Many causes: There are causes from the mastoids, sinuses behind the ear that when inflamed may produce those type of symptoms. However, cervical discs pinching a nerve may also be guilty as charged. I suggest a visit to your doctor to help pinpoint the cause.
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