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Doctor insights on: I Have Knots On The Back Neck And Two Behind My Ears What Could Be Causing These

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I have knots on the back neck and two behind my ears what could be causing these?

I have knots on the back neck and two behind my ears what could be causing these?

Lymph nodes: Lymph nodes are the local "battlefields" of the immune system. They are small nodules under the skin all over our bodies which provide a filter where bacteria and virus meet the immune system and can be dealt with more effectively.When you have an infection of any sort, the lymph nodes nearest the area get tender and swollen. There are sets behind the ear and behind the neck. See an md to be sure. ...Read more

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All of the sudden I have been having breakouts on my back, face, chest, bum, neck and behind my ears. I'm not sure what the cause is.

All of the sudden I have been having breakouts on my back, face, chest, bum, neck and behind my ears. I'm not sure what the cause is.

Dermatitis: There are many reasons for skin eruptions and truly an exam needs to be done to diagnose the exact condition. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can a trapped nerve in shoulder or neck cause pain behind the ear and in face?

Can a trapped nerve in shoulder or neck cause pain behind the ear and in face?

Yes it could.: The nerves which give sensation to the back of the scalp come from the upper three nerve roots of your neck area. If one of these are "trapped" it could cause pain. There are a number of other causes to consider if you're having pain in that area. You should consult your physician for a full examination/evaluation. ...Read more

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My right tonsil is swelled my lymph nodes swelled behind my ears and neck doctors did cut scans xrays and blood work all came back neg. What's causing?

My right tonsil is swelled my lymph nodes swelled behind my ears and neck doctors did cut scans xrays and blood work all came back neg. What's causing?

Tonsillitis: Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils. A bacterial or viral infection can cause tonsillitis. The common symptoms are: causes sore throat, fever, swollen glands in the neck, and trouble swallowing. If streptococcal tonsillitis, the penicillin v, or Erythromycin is treatment of choice. Rec.: see ENT for re-evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more