Doctor insights on:
Mastoid Process Pain
Extreme rash waist and up all over, swollen and painful mastoid and occipital lymph nodes, itchy all over, mostly head ... What could be ?
Rash: You need a workup to determine your problem. Your pcp may want to refer you to a hematologist for further workup. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I've been having pain in my mastoid process and i haven't done anything to it. It feels swollen compared to my other side. Any advice?
Possibilities: It could be a muscle strain, inflammation of the attachment to the mastoid process, or a tear in the same area. I might suggest seeing a specialist in craniofacial pain for a diagnosis and appropriate treatment. You can go to www.Aacfp.Org for a list of dentists. ...Read moreGet help now ›
There is a hard lump near mastoid process.its there for 3years.no pain.cause?i have sinus and nasal polyp.what is the treatment?
See doctor: The potential causes are nearly unlimited. Talk to your doctor who may order an x-ray to help clarify it. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have a pea sized bump on my mastoid process. It has been there for a year and the swelling goes up and down. What is causing it?
?lymhnode: Have an exam. Some nodes can be chronically reactive over years. Blood counts, exams and if needed a biopsy can even be performed with chronicity. Best wishes. (did you ask this similar question before?) ...Read moreGet help now ›
Dime-sized hard mass on mastoid process...Has been present for 3+ weeks. Not sure what it could be? A little sore at times when pressure applied. ?
Hard mass: It may be a lymph node, but evaluation by a doctor is necessary to establish an accurate diagnosis. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I am healthy. History of mono. No symptoms just palpated a mass underneath the right mastoid process near ramus. Feels hard like a rock and is sore when touched?
Lump: Can be many things including a lymph node, the parotid gland or possibly even the process of the second verterbra that can easily be felt if you are thin. Warm compresses and ibuprofen help but see an ENT to check it out ...Read moreGet help now ›
My MRI reported: Fluid right middle ear cavity and right mastoid air cells suggesting an active inflammatory process. What does this mean?
Get help now ›
Just discovered what a mastoid process is. My left one feels bigger then my right. Doc said examined and said no enlarged lymph nodes. Normal for one mastoid process to be slightly bigger then other?
Yes: It is not unusual for there to be slight asymmetry. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Knot on mastoid process bonbehindeear no other symptoms 31 yr old female been there month or 2 could it be serious or should I worry hasnt got bigger?
This is a common: Area for a cyst or an enlarged lymph node. If it is not tender and you have no ear or scalp issues it is more likely a cyst. You probably should have it looked at by your family doctor. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Get help now ›
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Pain below xiphoid process
- Swollen mastoid process
- Xiphoid process pain pregnancy
- Pain or lump around xiphoid process
- Xiphoid process pain treatment
- Hard lump on mastoid process
- Mastoid pain behind ear
- Enlarged mastoid process
- Talk to an otolaryngologist online for free