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I have severe ear ache?

I have severe ear ache?

Otalgia: See a doctor to r/o outer or middle ear infection. The are many other conditions that can refer pain to your ear. ...Read more

Dr. M. Jay Petruska
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Ear Ache (Definition)

Pain felt in ear can be result of conditions that affect the ear directly such as ear infections, traumatic injury to ear, impacted ear wax, as well as benign or malignant growths of ear. Pain in ear can be referred from conditions that affect the throat, teeth, or jaw including tonsil/throat infections, dental infections, jaw joint inflammation, benign ...Read more


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Im having a bad ear ache ?

Im having a bad ear ache
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Get checked: Consider getting a smartphone device such as Cellscope which can show whats going on in your ear by taking pictures. Without an exam its going to be impossible to identify the ailment. Good luck and please get checked out ...Read more

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What could cause an ear ache?

What could cause an ear ache?

MAny things: Most common cause of ear pain is an ear infection. If infection not present then pressure from sinuses and nasal congestion can cause ear ache. In more extreme cases there can be a tumor deep inside that can only be seen on a scan- other conditions often confused w inner ear pain can be TMJ ( temporomandibular joint disease) it is inflammation btwn the bones of jour jaw and ear-seek eval by dr. ...Read more

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What should I do for an ear ache?

What should I do for an ear ache?

Why home remedy?: Why a home remedy? If you don't know how to cure this pain, you most likely are unsure of the actual cause. Suggest you see an ENT to diagnose the cause and offer a cure. Better than leaving it alone or searching for a home remedy. Just get seen and get it fixed. ...Read more

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Best treatments for ear ache?

Best treatments for ear ache?

Treat the cause: Best treatment for ear ache is to diagnose and treat the cause. ...Read more

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Can a tooth cause an ear ache ?

Yes...: This is not at all uncommon. There may be an infection. I would recommend seeing a dentist to determine the cause of the problem. Options for care can be discussed. If you do not have a dentist you can search the web for wonderful reviews. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can I use visine for an ear ache?

Can I use visine for an ear ache?

Not really.: It would be preferable that you use nothing. Most ear aches get better on their own. ...Read more

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How should I get rid of an ear ache?

How should I get rid of an ear ache?

See your pcp: Ears only ache when there is something wrong with them. You may have an infection, problems with the tube that drains the ear, or something more serious. An infection left untreated too long can result in perforation of the eardrum. That is painful and can permanently affect your hearing. ...Read more

Dr. Randy Baker
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Lyme Disease (Definition)

Lyme is caused by borrelia burgdorferi. Acute symptoms can include bullseye rash, headaches, joint pain, fever, and flu like sx. Chronic symptoms can include fibromyalgia symptoms, nerve pain in extremities, mood swings, brain fog, heart problems. Lab diagnosis is not very reliable, and sometimes clinical ...Read more


Dr. Richard Levin
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Aches (Definition)

Aches are ...Read more