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Intermittent Stabbing Pain In Ear
Hi I have a intermittent stabbing pain in my left ear that is sharp and travels to my head. When it's not stabbing my ear aches. Eat causes an ache.
See your PCP: For consultation, tests and possible referral to a specialist ENT to determine a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Stabbing pain in ear today, doctor says I injured joint of jaw, not ear infection. Could this be related to intermittent dizziness over the last week?
Stiff neck and weird sensation in head, when bending down head feels dizzy and fuzzy. Face pain and head pain, stabbing pain in ear?
Burning tingling sensation in face, dizziness sharp stabbing pain in head neck pain stabbing pain in ear cold sensations all on right side of head?
Can B due 2 facial-: -nerve in origin. It just appears in some people 4no reason. It an inflammation of the nerve, & best 2 C an ENT. 2 B sure there is no treatable process. If none, meds like Lyrica (pregabalin) & Neurontin can B of help, also Cymbalta is often tried. All have an effect on pain pathways. Goes by name of Trigeminal Neuralgia. ...Read more
Periodically I get the most severe stabbing pain in the outside of my ear, no earache, no cold no allergies. Just happens out of the blue.?
I keep getting a sharp stabbing pain in the back of my head on the left side, I've had a sore throat for 2 weeks, and an earache on left side.
Get seen: Don't wait, I suspect you have an undiagnosed infection, if it progresses you may get quite ill. It's really impossible to say based on your description. You have waited long enough- get an answer, a primary doctor or ENT can help. Get help and get better ...Read more
Stabbing sharp pain in ear. I've had 5 ECT treatments. Last was on Monday. Pain started a few hours ago. Also have chills, neck and shoulder ache. No fever.
Unclear.: You may have a viral syndrome. What you describe is not a usual complication of ECT. But you should inform the ECT doctor and the anesthesiologist: there is the chance that additional treatments need to be postponed. ...Read more
Pain in ear, throat and upper chest. Severe, burning and sharp stabbing. Only lasted a minute or two. Ear felt full. Scary and weird. Came on suddenly?
3 days ago I had an earache with stabbing pain then drainage then no pain yesterday and woke up with stabbing pain with burning and blood coming out?
See a Doctor: I can't diagnose this, but even if someone can tell you things that might be the problem that would do nothing to correct it. That's the important part. Get to a doctor who can examine you and treat whatever it wrong. It may be a minor problem, but the damage from it could be serious if untreated. Why wait? Best! ...Read more
MAYBE REFERRED pain:
Up to 40% of ear pain (otalgia) is not ear related.
The most common causes of non-ear otalgia overall are: TMJ, tonsillitis
eustachian tube dysfunction,
throat problems (infection or tumor)
cervical spine (neck) disease
recommend getting seen to check the ear for an obvious cause or 'referred pain' possibility. ...Read more
I have had a quick, sharp, stabbing pain on the right side of my head above and behind my right ear all day. It woke me up this morning.?
Anytime pain wakes you from sleep it should not be ignored. Your pain sounds vascular in nature however the stabbing nature and waking you from sleep could suggest something more serious (aneurysm). How often does this happen?
See your primary care Doc ASAP. Stay away from Alcohol, cigarettes, caffeine, until you are checked out by a physician. ...Read more
I've been getting a stabbing pain in my head above my right ear and I'm having trouble with the bottom left side of my vision which has lasted 15 mins?
Quadrantanopsia: The visual system decussates in the optic chiasm, into right and left visual fields from the right and left eyes. Further reorganization occurs in the lateral geniculate nucleus of the thalamus. A visual field defect of the inferior left quadrant with severe headache pain on the right localizes at or near the right occipital lobe. An emergency ct and/or MRI is indicated. See a doctor asap please. ...Read more
I have been having a stabbing pain in my head about four inches above my ear. The pain comes and goes every1-2 min. It has been five days.
Head pain: These symtms should be evaluated at an ER due to their severity and frequency.-Get checked today if possibleASAP!! ...Read more
Heard a flutter deep in my ear the other day & now I have a sharp, stabbing pain that is getting worse. I don't see or feel anything in my ear.?
See your physician:
If you have a pain in your ear that's getting worse you had better have a physician look in your ear. Perhaps you have an infection or other problem. Unfortunately with this it's not possible to give you a definite answer.
Hope you feel better ...Read more
I WAS FINE WHEN SUDDENLY HAD SEVERE, SHARP, STABBING PAIN FROM IN RT EAR DOWN TO INSIDE RT SHOULDER BLADE. PAIN IS NOT CONSTANT. 48 YR FEMALE. NO CLUE?
Tension headache/TMJ: Think flesh/tissue and not bone/ligament/disc with chronic pain! Began selfcare with a wellness programs, vitamins b-100, magnesium glycinate, sleep hygiene, exercise and self or prof massage, chiropractor, yoga, heat, stretching all are needed. My favorite in my practice is acupuncture and myofascial tissue release with trigger points w lidocaine. ...Read more
On the left side of my head above my left ear, I get sharp stabbing pain then my eyes on the left goes burry?
ER/UC- now: Any unexplained head pain with associated visual changes, should be immediately evaluated. Do not ignore these symptoms. ...Read more
I had these sharp stabbing pain once on my right temple and once slightly above my right ear. I experienced blackout for both incident.?
Loss of conciousness: Any event that leads to a loss of consciousness needs medical attention. Far to serious circumstance. ...Read more
I can't sleep for this stabbing pain in my left ear. I rinsed the ear with warm water. It helped for a while, but now does not. Anything I can do?
Having severe ear pain (4 days) deep inside & behind ear into neck. No drainage, sharp/stabbing pain, worse if laying down. What can I do for relief?
Need an exam:
It's possible you have an infection in the ear canal or behind the ear drum. However your symptoms are somewhat atypical for these causes. It's possible the source of your pain is somewhere else in the in the pharynx and is being "referred" to the ear area. You need to see your physician as soon as possible. If the cause isn't apparent you need to see an ENT specialist.
Get well soon ...Read more
Swallowed a sharp piece of chicken about yesterday& then after an hour I got a sharp stabbing pain in my ear &it is still here did I cut something?
Unlikely.: I assume you mean a chicken bone: your stomach should have enough acid to digest the bone. ...Read more
For the last 6 months I have been having an extremely sharp stabbing pain in my right ear. It is not constant but much more frequent now. Anything can set off this stabbing pain, noise, wind, cold. There is a constant ache now, which is a newer symptom. I
Ear pain: Need to see your doc for an exam. ...Read more
I have a double ear infection my ear just popped and there is a shooting stabbing pain should I worry or is that normal?
Family practice: Your ear drum may have ruptured. You would have drainage from the ear if that happened. If you are being treated possibly your ear is gradually opening up. Your eustachion tube may have popped causing discomfort. ...Read more
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