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Dull Pain Between My Ear And Eye
I have had severe hair loss,headaches, chest pain, eye pain and inflamation both in my eye and my head (left side near temple) and rash.
Pains etc.: Based on what you report you should set up an early appointment with your doctor. If there is a long delay I recommend you go to the nearest Emergency Room for evaluation and care. ...Read more
Pain behind right eye when the pain is strong i feel pain/headache in my right side of head in between the right ear and right eyebrow.problem?
I keep having on and off pain behind, in front and above left ear. Left temple pain and left eye pain, occasionally. only lasts a few seconds.
Couple of ideas: These could be ice pick headaches (are they sharp?), or they could be related to SUNCT syndrome, or they could be related to blood flow (does chewing make the temple feel worse?). So far, there is not enough information to decide, but these are some ideas. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You need to be seen: This sounds like it could be a migraine headache but without more information and a thorough exam, there is no way to tell. You should be seen by a physician to make sure this is not something more serious and to prescribe appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Headache for 3 days, started dull now worse. One sided, pain in my right eye (pulling) sharp pain in right ear and behind. Sharp pain in head too.
Sounds like: a frontal sinus/middle ear infection (Upper Respiratory Infection or URI) Most of the time the "culprit" is a virus (most commonly the common cold RHINOVIRUS) The headache and earache MAY indicate a bacterial "superinfection) thus a anti-biotic indicated. Contact your PCP or Join Health Tap Prime for a Consultation! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
Dull pain left side of forehead left cheeks feels warm and heavy left eye burning and watery and dizzy?
See your physician: These symptoms may represent sinus issues, a specific kind of headache or other neurological condition. You should keep a log of the location, timing, duration, characteristic, and intensity of these episodes and take the log with you to your physician. You might be referred to a neurologist or ENT physician. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000647.htm ...Read more
Jaw pain ear pain sharp pains in my head pain infront of ear pain around ear ED swelling infront of ear and under eye pain in nec what could that be?
Temperal Arteritis: Hello, you should be evaluated by a doctor ASAP (ER or Urgent Care now!). The worse case scenario would be an inflammation of a large artery in the area you describe and the need for immediate treatment with steroid pills. You would need follow up with an ENT doctor to be further evaluated. They might even biopsy the blood vessel. You could also have some other infection worth treating. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ophthomologist: There are some benign causes for your symptoms, but there are also some concerning causes. The more acute this is, the more it needs to be evaluated. Ed if visual disturbance and or pain with light and/or high fever are more concerning. Ed or ophthamologist are appropriate. ...Read more
Migraines: This sounds like migraines. Monitor severity, duration, alleviating factors, triggers, other symptoms and see neurologist. ...Read more
Sudden right sided jaw, cheek, temple, behind eye, and ear pain. Its very sharp and it throbs. 600 mg of ibuprofen didn't help. ?
Sudden face pain: 33F from NC notes: Sudden right sided jaw, cheek, temple, behind eye, and ear pain. Its very sharp and it throbs. 600 mg of ibuprofen didn't help. ? ANS: Hard to say without exam and more Hx. But consider migraine, trigeminal neuralgia, tooth access. Go see someone if not better now. I can do 2nd opinion now that may help figure out what is going on. ...Read more
I am having severe pain in my head, eye pain and in my ear and externally behind my ear down my neck all on the left side. What could it be?
Focal headache: You should really be seen and examined, as there is no way to tell apart a long list of possibilities. Here are only a few: migraine, ear infection, TMJ, sinusitis, tonsil infection, dental infection, arteritis, cranial pressure, vascular problem, neuralgia, etc. Basically almost anything. "Severe and focal" means you need an exam ASAP. ...Read more
I have sharp shooting pains in my left ear, jaw pain and now pain is running down my neck and my head behind my ear going toward the top of my head. What is the problem???!
Pain in left ear and up around left temple and forehead. Left head and temple are warm and tender to the touch; throat sore yesterday; no congestion?
I have tingling, puffiness and soreness in my right cheek under my eye moving to my left cheek. Also stabbing pains in my right ear.
Viral Syndrome: This sounds like a viral syndrome but this can be associated with preseptal cellulitis ( which is a superficial infection around the eye ) and sinusitis. You should first consult your primary care provider. You might have a secondary bacterial infection that might require antibiotics. ...Read more
Severe headache, my head is throbbing and I have pain above my eye brows, it feels tight and painful. The back of my skull gets shooting pain as well?
Cervical Facet Dz: The cervical facets in the neck can develop the osteoarthritis you mentioned and can cause headaches as well. Typically facet injections can help relieve the pain and reduce headaches. If these are short lived then the nerves supplying those joints can be ablated for long term relief, this is called radiofrequency ablation or rhizotomy. Botox injections to the neck and head can also be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dull pain/pressure in left temple to eye to ear all day took ibuprofen still not helping? Do not get headaches so this is new to me? More serious?
Headaches: see MD: New Headaches should be checked out by MD. See [email protected] for headache/migraine diet (what to avoid). See eyeMD if you are farsighted or take certain meds to be sure not eye pressure or narrow angle issue. MD will check sinuses & do neuro exam. Drink plenty of water & avoid Asparatame & MSG for now ...Read more
I suddenly got a dull pain on left side of neck (Pain level 8 out of 10), with blurry vision in left eye and huge discomfort in left ear. No fall/sharp blow. What do I have?
Acute Eye Ear Neck: Blurry vision is an issue especially if you have not experienced this before & IF it is STILL continuing as you read this. Please have the source of the blurred vision PHYSICALLY checked out. tonight. Had you not included this vision info, then I would have been suspicious of your upper cervical facet joints causing acute dull pain in the left side of your neck with radiation into your ear. ...Read more
I have this pain in my right side of my head just above my right ear. Sudden sharp pain and goes away but constant dull pain. Tender to touch.
Neuralgia: is a condition where there is inflammation of a local nerve on top of the scalp. This inflammation can be sharp, but constant dull pain can be caused by similar process in a more minor branch of the same nerve. The scalp tenderness is classic for this kind of pain. Please visit a pain specialist or family physician for treatment of neuralgia. ...Read more
Yesterday had a dull pain in back of head, between left ear and center of lower skull. Felt groggy/slow mo for couple hours. Still not 100%. ?
Could be nothing...: ...but it also could be a symptom of somrthing to be concerned about. Exactly what is not apparent from your post - there are several possibilities - but you are justified in getting a medical opinion about it. See your doctor to rule out or rule in anything to worry about. Sooner rather than later. ...Read more
Lastweek turned head quickly,been having right pain under ear & some down neck. Dull pain daily & sharp when i turn right. Advil (ibuprofen) has helped. AnyAdvice?
I fell pain on the left side of head since 4-5 days and some times dull pain in left ear and left teeth I have exams and I don't sleep well
Sinus infection for a week.Zpack for 5 days+home self care.Classic sinus syptoms+plugged ringing ears&dull pain in back of head.Getting worse.Now what?
Sinusitis: Often, antibiotics are unnecessary in managing sinus infection. Treatment should be accompanied by nasal irrigation with saline (neti-pot), decongestants (pseudoephedrine or oxymetozaline nasal spray), possibly nasal steroids and pain control with nsaids. If these measures do not help, see an ENT doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
Throbbing in the bottom right of my head and dull aching pain all up my ear and jaw. went to ER and had a CT, it was normal. what could be wrong?
Possible TMJ: This may be a case of temporomandibular joint inflammation or dysfunction from grinding your teeth or a problem with your bite. An otolaryngologist(ear,nose and throat specialist) is qualified to evaluate and treat you if symptoms persist. Another possibility is an irritable,pinched or inflammed nerve near the mastoid area. In the meantime try applying heat or cold, and if you can take them,NSAIDS ...Read more
Dull ache in back of head after belching then slight pressure .Have URI & my ears are aching, have cough, slight high bp. What's the dull ache about?
Been having dull pain right side of base of skull, shoots to the right side of the top of my head and right side behind my eye. ?
I have a dull pain behind my left eye after a sudden head pain came on last night. The pain was brief, 10 secs, but I felt out of it after. Do I worry?
Recurring head pain in same area of forehead above left eye, dull pain that is not debilitating. Occurs often but not every day over past 2 weeks. ?
R/O TENSION HA: The 4 basic headaches are Tension, Sinus,migraine and cluster. The muscles that originate at the base of the neck insert near the temple. Rest /ice and a darkened room may help. Also a NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) /daypro. Muscle relaxant ie KLONOPIN/ FLEXERIL . Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH.com You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more
Sharp pain like a line going from the top of my head on the right, to my eye, down the side of my nose. had the head pain first, mild dull pain?
Migraine: The character of pain described, may suggest migraine or ohter type of tension headache. The former is oftern accompanied by an "aura", a feeling that you are about to get headache, accompanied at times with nausea and photophobia. OTC NSAIDS oftern help, but consult with a PMD for an initial workup is warranted to rule out other medical condition. Good luck! ...Read more
I have been getting a dull pain on my left arm,chest pains sum times & now the left side of my head and my left eye. I am constantly thirsty and tired?
Chest pain: Chest pain in a young person like you may not be related to cardiac chest pain. You also have some other non-specific symptoms, you might want to try Tylenol and see if your symptoms get better if not then I would recommend you to look into your risk factors for cardiac problem. And, also check thyroid hormone level. ...Read more
Periodic dull pain on top right side of head. Pressing it makes it sore. Right eye pain. CT scan with & w/o contrast, Normal. Unrup Aneurysm? Scared
Probably tension: There are many causes of headaches. Yours sound like a tension headache, often caused by clenched muscles, or spasms, since it is sore to the touch. This may be due to constant hunching over a computer with tightening of the neck muscles. It may also be a variation of a migraine. However, there are many causes for headaches. The symptoms are not consistent with an aneurysm. ...Read more