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A 27-year-old male asked:

I feel pressure on left side of my head near my ear and right above sideburn. i am not having any symptoms of brain tumor. what is it?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and imaging studies may be needed.
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Dr. Amy Levine
Radiology 24 years experience
TMJ?: A diagnosis cannot be made without an exam. However, this sounds like this may be related to you temporal mandibular joint (tmj). An ear issue cannot be excluded. This would require an exam by your doctor for a diagnosis.
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Last updated Jul 31, 2021

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