A 51-year-old female asked:
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long lasting pain surrounding outer ear. painful to bend down and lasts for a few days. has happened in the past but nothing has ever been found.

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Nerve problem?: You could have a problem either with your TMJ (temporomandibular joint) or the nerve (trigeminal) in the area of your ear. See an ENT for evaluation.
Answered on Jun 18, 2015
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