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A 34-year-old female asked:

For the past week, i have occasional pressure in left side of head above temple. i also feel some in my left cheek and my ear feels clogged. no pain, just like a pressure. it goes away if i squeeze the bridge of my nose. help? sinuses? brain tumor?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see a doctor, due to the risk of temporal arteritis. It is unlikely but can be serious and is treatable, so you should see a doctor to rule out this possibility. Wish you good health!

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