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Cam a pinched nerve cause numbness in the back of the head and behind the ear?

Cam a pinched nerve cause numbness in the back of the head and behind the ear?

Yeppers: That would be a C2 pinch & maybe a DASH of C3! Put them together & whaddya have? Numbness in the back of the head & behind the ear! So now my question to you. How did it happen and what is being recommended? Can't cut the head or the ear off...not a good idea. It may resolve on the spot or be a "pain in the neck! " LOL! How about a SOOTHEAWAY device? Www. Sootheaway. Com. Check it out. ...Read more

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My son began getting red bumps al over trunk of body. They are red itchy with pus heads. Doc used antibiotic started to go away a 2nddose of antibiotic and they started to clear but came back 2 days after med waveform. He also has a fungal infection for

My son began getting red bumps al over trunk of body. They are red itchy with pus heads. Doc used antibiotic started to go away a 2nddose of antibiotic and they started to clear but came back 2 days after med waveform. He also has a fungal infection for

Follow up suggested: From your description he may have impetigo which requires a longer course of antibiotics or a different antibiotic. An allergic rash can be itchy and is treated with an anti histamine, or he may have both infection and allergic reactions.
A virtual appt is available online and photos may be uploaded of the rash. ...Read more

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My throat really hurts, and it cam on quickly. I have a whitish coating on my tounge, and meduim sized red bumps on the far back of my tounge.

My throat really hurts, and it cam on quickly. I have a whitish coating on my tounge, and meduim sized red bumps on the far back of my tounge.

Thrush: You probably have a yeast infection called oral thrush. See your doctor in the for evaluation and treatment. Go to the ER or Urgent Care Center if worse, unable to eat or unable to see your doctor ...Read more

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What cam cause someones head to swell during a headache?

What cam cause someones head to swell during a headache?

HEADACHE: Constant headache x 3 days, unilateral, periorbital, left temporal, occurs same time of the day can be cluster headache. Alcohol intake triggers it. Because it is exdruciating, attacks are aborted by injections of tryptans and ergotamine. Prevention is with verapamil, etc. See neurologist for more advice.Migraine headaches sx and rx are similar lasting for few hours to 3 days. Feels like head. ...Read more

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I have a painful red bump on the right side of my soft palate. I tried antibiotics and steroids with no luck. No open skin and present several months.

I have a painful red bump on the right side of my soft palate. I tried antibiotics and steroids with no luck. No open skin and present several months.

Now try Oral Surgeon: Have your lesion properly diagnosed by an oral surgeon. Once it is determined what it is, the necessary course of treatment will be recommended. Self medicating is not the answer and solves nothing. ...Read more

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My ear was swollen shut and now my face is swelling around my ear in my head neck and cheek. I cam also feel my glands in the back of neck swelling to?

My ear was swollen shut and now my face is swelling around my ear in my head neck and cheek. I cam also feel my glands in the back of neck swelling to?

Sounds like: Malignant otitis externa and cellulitis you need to urgently seek help at an ENT office or at least your PMD for antibiotics and further evaluation ...Read more

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Have a hair bump on my labia that I popped. Triple antibiotic ointment and covering with gauze for a day now. Is this okay? And How long to heal

Have a hair bump on my labia that I popped. Triple antibiotic ointment and covering with gauze for a day now. Is this okay? And How long to heal

Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. If it is just a ingrown hair it should resolve on its own. Other causes are possible. Herpes is one possibility. Genital warts is another of the many possible causes. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my face and my cheeks are red. It looks like I got a rash. I have tried toothpaste, cornstarch, baking soda and triple antibiotic ointments. What shouldi do?

I have red bumps on my face and my cheeks are red. It looks like I got a rash. I have tried toothpaste, cornstarch, baking soda and triple antibiotic ointments. What shouldi do?

Rash: I'm not sure if you mean you used the toothpaste or the ointment but if you did, then you may be having an allergic reaction. If it's not severe then stop using and if it is more serious, then go to the emergency department (ed). ...Read more

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I have a MRSA bump on my breast but my left nostril is painful and hurts is that connected to each other been taking antibiotic +cream MRSA bump black?

I have a MRSA bump on my breast but my left nostril is painful and hurts is that connected to each other been taking antibiotic +cream MRSA bump black?

Nose: You need to get your nose looked at and have it cultured to see if you are a staph carrier. If that bump on your breast is black and you diabetes it should be looked at today even if you have to go to the ER ...Read more

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I have a few small bumps on my ear that I am applying antibiotic ointment on. I wax my armpits often, and tweeze them as well. Today, I found out I have this small red bump on my left underarm, it is red and it is sore to touch. I have no fever. Is this w

I have a few small bumps on my ear that I am applying antibiotic ointment on. I wax my armpits often, and tweeze them as well. Today, I found out I have this small red bump on my left underarm, it is red and it is sore to touch. I have no fever. Is this w

Folliculitis: Any time that you remove hair from you armpits (or really anywhere) you can irritate the hair follicles and get an infection in the follicle and this is called folliculitis. These small bumps usually resolve on their own. You can apply some warm compresses to speed up the process. It is best not to squeeze the bumps. ...Read more

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Bump/back of head/lower left side. NOT cyst or tumor. MRI shows nothing in that spot. At times it causes a tremendous amount of pain. Any advice, info, or recommendation is much appreciated. Have had it for about 5 yrs.

Bump/back of head/lower left side. NOT cyst or tumor. MRI shows nothing in that spot. At times it causes a tremendous amount of pain. Any advice, info, or recommendation is much appreciated. Have had it for about 5 yrs.

Sebaceous cyst: In that area it is most likely a sebaceous cyst. It is just a collection of retained sebum - a skin oil produced by sebaceous glands. This gland is in the shaft of the hair and keeps the hair nice and shiny. It can be electively excised. ...Read more

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Cause? Recurring infect been on antibiotic shot&pills2×'s & steriods&steriod spray rotten smells back on same side w/presure in head drainage raw throa

Cause? Recurring infect been on antibiotic shot&pills2×'s & steriods&steriod spray rotten smells back on same side w/presure in head drainage raw throa

Culture: You may need to take culture sensitivity test to antibiotics. Apparently you infection is not responding. Talk to prescribing physician or see ent. ...Read more

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Elite runner. Have cam lesion on left femoral head and have always had trouble flexing as much as right and left si joint pain. Is this why?

Elite runner. Have cam lesion on left femoral head and have always had trouble flexing as much as right and left si joint pain. Is this why?

Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read more

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What is a "positive cam impression of the femoral head and neck junction" and can it be asymptomatic?

What is a "positive cam impression of the femoral head and neck junction" and can it be asymptomatic?

Hip Impingement: What you describe is known as "cam-type femoral acetabular impingement" or fai for short. Fai can be aysmptomatic, however, this condition can lead to premature arthritis that could ultimately require hip replacement surgery. If you have been diagnosed with fai, I would recommend a consultation with an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip arthroscopy to discuss your specific situation. ...Read more

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I don't rest comfortably at night, my head in all types of position, now I have these really bad neck cramps, what cam I do Doc? Thank you...Ann

I don't rest comfortably at night, my head in all types of position, now I have these really bad neck cramps, what cam I do Doc? Thank you...Ann

Neck pain: There are many possibilities for the cause of your discomfort. Have you had any injury to your neck or spine? Are you doing heavy work, lifting etc. Or are you at a computer all day with poor posture etc.
Once the cause is determined then you have the knowledge to get medical help or physical therapy etc. You need a check up. ...Read more

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I had a root canal a week ago, pain went away, swelling went down, finished antibiotics. A small, hard, painless bump remains on jaw. Is this normal?

I had a root canal a week ago, pain went away, swelling went down, finished antibiotics. A small, hard, painless bump remains on jaw. Is this normal?

Could be: If there is no associated pain, it's not likely anything harmful... but I would suggest you have it looked at by your dentist to make sure. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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16-yo boy itchy all over, small white/pink bumps appearing on skin. Lives in tropical Mex w/ teen athletes. Took antibiotcs 2 wks ago for staph boils?

16-yo boy itchy all over, small white/pink bumps appearing on skin. Lives in tropical Mex w/ teen athletes. Took antibiotcs 2 wks ago for staph boils?

R/O CELLULITIS: Cellulitis is a superficial skin infection that can be caused after an abrasion or rupture of a boil. Keep the area clean and apply topical antibiotics. Seek prompt evaluation for potential need of oral antibiotics/X-ray /labs. F/U with your doctor if symptoms persist or worsen, oral antibiotics may be needed. GET THE AREA CULTURED TO EVALUATE FOR MRSA. ...Read more

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I have a pea size cyst come up on my lower bottom lip it swole up I took some antibiotics the swelling went away the bump still there what is this pl?

I have a pea size cyst come up on my lower bottom lip it swole up I took some antibiotics the swelling went away the bump still there what is this pl?

Mucous Cyst: Mucous cysts are common. They are painless but can be bothersome because you are so aware of the bumps in your mouth. The cysts are thought to be caused by sucking the lip membranes between the teeth.

Mucous cysts are harmless. If left untreated, however, they can organize and form a permanent bump on the inner surface of the lip. ...Read more

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Have a history of keloids as a child. Got 2 surgical steel piercings a month ago. Now there's 2 red bumps on each. What should I do & how cam I get rid?

Ear keloids: This is a very common problem in asian skin types. You should get compression earrings and put them on asap. Here is a website where you can order them.
http://www. Delasco. Com/pcat/3/earrings/dpearp/dpearp/
the earring should be worn for at least 12 h/day for 6 mo.
Second, go to a local plastic surgeon and get examined, you may be able to start kenalog (triamcinolone) injections to soften and lessen the keloid. ...Read more

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Started keflex 5 days ago for a tooth abcess wich had my hole lower right jaw swollen the swelling has fone but now im left with a hard bump around my tooth is that normal? I still have 5 days of antibiotics left. But the bump is hard.

Started keflex 5 days ago for a tooth abcess wich had my hole lower right jaw swollen the swelling has fone but now im left with a hard bump around my tooth is that normal? I still have 5 days of antibiotics left. But the bump is hard.

Dental infection: Taking the antibiotics appears to have helped get the infection under some control, but obviously there remains a problem that needs further treatment. Continue taking the antibiotics until told to stop and discuss with your own dentist asap what is the cause of the infection and what are your options regarding definitive dental treatment: Root Canal Therapy, Periodontal therapy, extraction? ...Read more

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What can you do when antibiotics won't heal a mouth infection? I've got a infected bump where my wisdom tooth was removed and its been2 and 1/2 weeks

Infection: Call the dentist that extracted your wisdom tooth about the infection that is not healing. They are the best able to help you. ...Read more

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I'm on antibiotics for tonsillitis and almost done with them, but my lymph node behind my left ear is sore and has a bump in it what can I do?

I'm on antibiotics for tonsillitis and almost done with them, but my lymph node behind my left ear is sore and has a bump in it what can I do?

Lymohadenopathy: This lymph node has been doing its job and the enlargement engendered while helping to contain your tonsillar infection is producing the tenderness you are experiencing. This should recede and become non-tender in time, but if not, then seek medical assistance. Good luck, . ...Read more

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Antibiotic (Definition)

An antibiotic is a medicine that slows, stops, or kills germs. The germs are usually bacteria causing an infection in a person, so the person uses antibiotics to help his body get ...Read more