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A 22-year-old female asked:

Got a concussion about 2 weeks ago and now i'm having constant headaches and my ear aches . so painful that i can't even sleep or chew my food. i was put on tramadol for the headaches but now i'm having ear pain too and the tramadol isn't even touching th

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Dr. Maria Palafox
Breast Surgery 26 years experience
ENT: i would suggest further evaluation by ENT doctor; your symptoms are not typical for post-concussive syndrome and may indicate a problem previously undiagnosed. Make the appointment very soon
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 54 years experience
TMJ: Suspect at time of head injury, you also injured jaw and now have TMJ symptoms. A dentist could evaluate, and an oral surgeon might provide valuable help.
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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