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Dull pain in neck shoulders and under chin, it is really not a pain more of pressure, could it be tmj, I have been stressed? also behind my ear hurts

Dull pain in neck shoulders and under chin, it is really not a pain more of pressure, could it be tmj, I have been stressed? also  behind my ear hurts

TMD: Actually the proper term is TMD or Temporomandibular Dysfunction. This involves your joints and the neuromuscular aspect of your jaw function. You need to see a qualified Dentist or Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon for a proper evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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My hearing is very bad lately and when i swallow it pops also my glands behind my ear hurts can hayfever be causing this? I have green phlegm to why?

My hearing is very bad lately and when i swallow it pops also my glands behind my ear hurts can hayfever be causing this? I have green phlegm to why?

Post nasal drip: You have a post nasal drip from your sinuses. The backflow of mucus has gotten into your ears to depress your hearing the green phlegm may mean an infection if its been going on longer than ten days. Consult your doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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Why would the side of my head above but behind my ear hurt? It's worse when touched!

Need more info: Did you have trauma, ear infection, neck sprain, etc. You must be seen and examined in order to get this diagnosed. Not even sure of the exact area to which you are referring. Might be mastoiditis, might be a vasculitis, and so on. See a doctor and be examined. ...Read more

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I currently have a sinus infection, I have noticed a hard lump between my jaw and ear. It is making the bone behind my ear hurt is this sinus related?

I currently have a sinus infection, I have noticed a hard lump between my jaw and ear. It is making the bone behind my ear hurt is this sinus related?

Very Likely: Painful bumps under the skin are commonly swollen lymph nodes. They become swollen when infection is nearby and in your case it is likely from the sinus infection. Give it time and the pain should calm down. You might consider taking some over the counter pain medications if it becomes too uncomfortable. ...Read more

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I have been dipping for a year. I'm 16. Behind my left ear hurts and it hurts to swallow. However i was sick a week and a half ago. Is it oral cancer?

I have been dipping for a year. I'm 16. Behind my left ear hurts and it hurts to swallow. However i was sick a week and a half ago. Is it oral cancer?

Oral cancer: The pain that you are experiencing is swallowing is most likely a viral illness and it should go away soon. The chance of you having oral cancer is almost zero. Drinking and tobacco use together increases your chances of developing oral cancer over time. Stop these bad habits a better, healthier life. ...Read more

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I found a bump on one side of my neck, then one in m hair line on the back of my neck, now i found one behind my ear, they hurt what are they, ideas?

Lymph nodes: When you have an infection in your scalp, face, sinus, or even a cold this can happen. If they don't resolve see your primary md. ...Read more