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Dull Pain In Ear
Ear pain: Dull toothache requires a clinic visit to a tooth specialist. Ear pain requires a consult with an Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist. Hope all goes well. Please let me know. ...Read more
I have had a very very dull pain in my ear for about 4 or 5 days. I believe it is from my middle ear, caused from surfing. Will it heal on it's own?
Middle ear injury: Middle ear injury may occur after head injury and blunt or penetrating trauma to the ear. If middle ear trauma is suspected, patient should undergo evaluation and management based on the patient's mechanism of injury and physical findings. Concerning findings on physical examination include otorrhea, rhinorrhea, hemotympanum, serous middle ear effusion, facial nerve weakness, hearing loss. ...Read more
I had a restore root canal done on Tuesday. I have intense dull pain in jaw & ear. Should I still be hurting 3 days later? Taking Advil/Amoxiciilin
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
Dull pain in both ears, doctor see little bit of fluid. Can hear my heartbeat very loud in right ear. On high BP medication daily. ?
Infection or allergy: Fluid in middle ear (serous otitis media) is related to allergy or infection, not to your BP meds. Recommendations for adults are an antibiotic and a nasal decongestant. If it doesn't improve upon recheck within a few days, then the fluid can be drained (by an ENT doctor) ...Read more
Been having a dull pain behind my left ear at the base of the skull. It is also swollen. Is this serious?
Mastoiditis?: It mat be an infection or inflammation of your mastoid area. Mastoiditis is the result of an infection that extends to the air cells of the skull behind the ear. The mastoid process is the portion of the temporal bone of the skull that is behind the ear which contains open, air-containing spaces. See a Dr. for an examination as treatment may be needed, such as antibiotics, etc. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Woke up this morning, had dull pain on right side ear. Thought ear infection? Now the pain is so bad in jaw, ear area and even in shoulder.29yr female
Since 2 days ago, dull pain behind/below the ear 10 to 15 times/day. Had sinusitis infection clrd 4wks ago & nomore phlgm from sinus. But when clear my throt, in spit i see very tiny phlgm (1/8 in d) ?
Eustachian tube dysf: The ear ache is due to blockage of eustachian tube. The pressures between you ear and back of nasal passage is blocked. Some decongestants may help and saline nasal sprays. The phlegm is just the drainage that is still coming through. Your infections may be cleared but the drainage may persist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ear pain? Limp?: Not sure what you're referring to by limp since ear pain isn't typically linked to limping. Various causes of ear pain include middle vs outer ear infections vs eustachian tube dysfunction vs mastoiditis. If pain persists, best to go see your Family Doc for evaluation & appropriate treatment. ...Read more