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Bruised Eyebrow Bone
No recent cold or stuffy. Frontal sinus pain/pressure. Very tender 2 touch btween eyebrows & eyebrow bones. No signs of sinus infec just tender.
The tenderness: May be the sign, though unusual to present this way? Flonase at night may help relieve pressure on the frontal sinuses, try some pseudophed or Claritin d, if that helps it may be what that is, go in for fever and try aleve (naproxen) 2 2x per day. May not be a bacterial infection decongestant easy enough to try, ask pharmacist for Claritin d, hold behind counter now. Gd luc. ...Read more
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
My mom says for a few days she's felt tender pain to the touch on the bone right above her eye (the bone where the eyebrow is). Any reasons for this?
Several: There can be several reasons. The most benign and likely are injury from fall or banging it. A cyst or lesion can also cause this. Ask her about circumstances- i.e. When it started, hoe, and if there are any other symptoms. ...Read more
When i touch the back of my neck/head, shoulders and my collar bone it hurts, like it's bruised. No injuries. It just started last night?
Collar bone pain: Often this is found with acromioclavicular disorders. The middle age and older set frequently get arthritis of the "ac" joint. But younger folks more often get sprains. Without trauma, a common cause is from overuse. Too much tennis, push-ups, or especially weight lifting can create such high loads that soreness and inflammation can develope - also called distal clavicle osteolysis. ...Read more
Uncertain cause: Soreness around the eyes can often be sinus related, since there are sinuses around every side of the orbit except the outside wall. There could also be a localized infection with in the eyelid or the tear drainage system that can make the bone around the eye feel sore or tender. The tear drainage system is located near the inside / lower part of the orbit. Try warm or cool compress to the area. ...Read more
Car door opened,hit me under my eye in the bone,eye is fine, moves fine but bruised underneath,bruise almost gone but feel a bump on the bone,worry?
Opthalmology consult: You need to go to the ER to have an Ophthalmology consult immediately. Your globe, or eyeball, needs to be examined along with your vision and a full history and physical needs to be performed. Studies show orbital fractures can occur in isolation but any compromise of your globe, optic nerve, and other associated fractures need to be identified and any damage to vital structures assessed. C MD ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a sharp pain on the bone above my right eye. Feels likeva bad bruise but not showing a bruise. Throbs constantly for days now. Is this serious?
Under my left eye on the bone in the center, it feels bruised and very painful. However, i don't have a bruise, i can feel small sand grain sized knot?
Pimple : Possibly and large pimple or a boil. If it doesn't clear up in about 3-4 days you may need to see your physician to have it looked at and possibly lanced. ...Read more
I have a tender spot at the back of my head. It's sore to touch and it feels like a hard lump. Like a bone. What could this be?
Right behind my right ear right on the bone has been tender. When I press in the area, a sharp pain shoots up my head. What could it be?
Occipital mastoid : bone tenderness may indicate outer ear or occipital lymph nodes involvement if there's also mild swelling. If no swelling then it could be a normal finding, as long as there's no inflammation present locally around the area. Pain is important to discuss with your doctor. If mild tenderness only, watch that area, and call your doctor.If it doesn't improve, call your Doctor for further examination. ...Read more
I have been having headaches all during the day for a week.they sit above and side of the eyes and the bone avove the eye is tender when you press it?
Do dissolving internal sutures hurt 8 weeks later? 4 CM wide head laceration cut to bone. Site tender. Want to dye hair but is wound too fragile?
Hav tender area on left side of head above/behind ear it came on suddenly 3 day ago & is getting worse there seems to be swellin around bone any ideas?
Hi my cheek has swollen from the jaw bone up to underneath my eye and have a headache my cheek is not causeing me pain it feels hot and feels tender?
Needs to be checked: I suggest you don't waste any time and get it checked by your GP or Dentist/Oral Surgeon You most probabely have infection in the cheek and may be originating from the teeth or gums.After evaluation you may need Antibiotics and follow up.You may need Xrays and/or Cat Scan as well to make a proper diagnosis if needed ...Read more
Back of head on bone pressure for 10 days with headache on front of head, fatigue, ears feel clogged, slightly dizzy, slightly tender neck. ?
Pain and very tender to touch cheek bone right next to ear and up into eye socket. No jaw pain. Occasional temple and head pain. No injury.
Depends: If on both sides, could be a normal variant. If on 1 side or painful or associated with headaches, see MD to be sure is not a cyst, mass, tumor which is rare. ...Read more