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Doctor insights on: Feels Like A Needle Is Poking Inside My Ear

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I got this pain in my ear like a sting and pain shot down side of face now getting bad migraine pain and shooting pain in my arm with pins n needles?

I got this pain in my ear like a sting and pain shot down side of face now getting bad migraine pain and shooting pain in my arm with pins n needles?

Typical Migraine: A migraine isn't just an average headache. It is a complex neurological disorder. Often a feeling of pins-and-needles begins on one side in the hand and arm and spreads to the nosemouth, face area on the same side.

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Sharp pins ans needles pain that starts deep in my ear and tingles into the side of my head and neck. I've had this happen since I was four randomly?

Sharp pins ans needles pain that starts deep in my ear and tingles into the side of my head and neck. I've had this happen since I was four randomly?

Parathesias on ear: Could be irritation of facial nerve. did you have chicken pox? Seems like an subclinical case of shingles or just facial nerve irritation. May have a small neuroma that is possibly causing the pain as well. Discuss with ENT

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I need help or advice on what to do I have bleeding in my ear. Accidently poked myself while cleaning?

I need help or advice on what to do I have bleeding in my ear. Accidently poked myself while cleaning?

Pressure.: Pressure for 10 minutes (watch a clock) will stop any bleeding unless you have a blood clotting disorder. If it's too far inside the ear canal to reach, put a piece of cotton in there and see your doctor. There is a lesson to be learned here, of course -- never put anything smaller than your elbow inside your ear! You're just pushing the dirt further back, and risking exactly what happened.

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Having sharp short pains on my head, not like pins and needles when something "falls asleep" but like I just got poked with a small sewing needle.?

Having sharp short pains on my head, not like pins and needles when something "falls asleep" but like I just got poked with a small sewing needle.?

Need more info: I really need more information to answer this question. What location of your head does occur? Do you get any associated symptoms with the stabbing headaches? Blurry vision, double vision, fluid leakage from ears or nasal passages, headaches worsened in light, weakness of arms and /or legs, neck pain? Any history of closed head injury? First I would start with a brain mri.

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Arms & legs have pins and needles/burning/numbness. Nothing has irritated them. Have pain in head on either side, like being poked by a hot needle.

Eval: Can’t diagnose with available information. Examination, history & possibly other testing would be needed to make an accurate diagnosis. Treatment would be dictated by diagnosis.

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What to do if I stick needles through my ears to release stress?

What to do if I stick needles through my ears to release stress?

Hmm: Are you self-harming to distract from stress? That would not be healthy. Sticking needles into the ear canal would be very dangerous. If you want to decrease stress - see an acupucturist who can properly place needles (check out the auricular trauma protocol) in the external ear.

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Can you advise me if getting ears pierced with gun or with needle is better?

Can you advise me if getting ears pierced with gun or with needle is better?

Controversial: See input from: http://www. Safepiercing. Org/piercing/faq/. There is concern about infection and tissue injury with use of piercing guns.

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I woke up yesterday & my whole body feels like it's on pins & needles. I also have ringing in my ears & a bad head ache. Any ideas what it could be?

I woke up yesterday & my whole body feels like it's on pins & needles. I also have ringing in my ears & a bad head ache. Any ideas what it could be?

Go to ER: You are describing a systemic problem with abnormalities in the central nervous system. It appears to be affecting your entire body. There are enough bothersome findings here for you to go to the emergency room for an evaluation and laboratory/imaging studies to make sure you aren't ignoring a real problem. I would recommend going soon- don't wait.

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My ear is swollen and red on the outside should I use a sterilized needles to pop the puss out?

My ear is swollen and red on the outside should I use a sterilized needles to pop the puss out?

Consult your doc: Unfortunately the ear cartilage is not very tolerant to home treatments. If you are developing an abscess or other problem in the outer ear, it is worth a visit to your doc. Drainage and prescription medication may be needed. If a bacteria gets well established in the cartilage, the poor blood supply could leave it hard to cure. A significant deformity could result.

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Can I transmit hiv if my blood/plasma is on earrings and there's no oxygen between the ear needle and the ear clasp? It wouldn't

Can I transmit hiv if my blood/plasma is on earrings and there's no oxygen between the ear needle and the ear clasp? It wouldn't

Yes: Only if it is fresh blood and someone else pierces themselves with the earring sharp. This hasn't been recorded but would be the same as needle sharing. What's actually happening?

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59 yr old female. Ear pain, bad pressure, malformed eustachian tube. Need tube in ear. Hate needles. Are any needles involved? Help

59 yr old female. Ear pain, bad pressure, malformed eustachian tube. Need tube in ear. Hate needles. Are any needles involved? Help

Ear tube: This involves a cut in your ear drum. This can be done with a topical anesthesia but you must hold still. If you cannot and are very nervous this can be done under general anesthesia.

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Can getting your ears pierced affect the birth control pill at all? The needle or the aftercare spray?

Can getting your ears pierced affect the birth control pill at all? The needle or the aftercare spray?

Should not affect: Getting your ears pierced does not have any affect on birth control pills. The after care spray is probably an antiseptic so the piercing doesn't get infected. Try not to worry too much.