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Mastoiditis Pain From Glasses
Tmj sm: If it related to chewing, it is most likely TMJ syndrome then you need to see your dentist, if it goes from the ear - it could be a lot of other things including ear infection, occipital neuralgia, then you need to see your primary doctor, any way take some Motrin in a mean time, it will not hurt. ...Read more
Can a sinus/ear infection cause right eye pain, temporal headaches, and pulsatile tinnitus in the ear? 26 y/o male, started 4 days ago after running
Been having bad headaches for 2 mths with pain radiating from ear to ear,front,top & back of head. Eyes hurt,irritated. Is this a sinus infection?
4 fill 1 RCT wis. Headache earache. Toothache but can't tell which. Pain for 3 wks. Teeth severe pain from cold liquid. Possible not tooth related?
Most likely RCT: The tooth pain won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. You can use Tylenol (acetaminophen) or NSAID for pain control. See a dentist ASAP for assessment and treatment. Do not delay. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I've had a headache, nausea, piercing pain behind eyes, dizziness & some diarrhea for weeks. Could this be from stress or from something more serious?
Chronic illness: It is unlikely that this is due to stress or an anxiety disorder. This sounds quite significant and deserves a full detailed evaluation. Make a list of each symptom, when it started and its relationship to the others and any other things you feel are relevant and take it with you to your doctor, get an exam, and you may undergo tests and imaging studies., good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chronic ear pain includes drainage 4 3 mo. Just had right tonsil removed so I know pain can b referred. ear/throat connections? Cause of ear fluid?
Can a sinus or ear infection cause right eye pain, right temple headache, and pulsatile tinnitus in the right ear?
S1-l4 spinal fusion with instrumentation. Aside from pain, can I cause damage to the healing bone or anything, from bending, twisting, slipping? 11 wk
Spinal fusion: Healing bone after a spinal fusion takes approximately 100 days. Smoking, diabetes, poor nutrition, osteoporosis, and not wearing a back brace can slow healing. It is uncommon to break screws. Adjacent wear or injury of the sacroiliac joints or the lumbar 3/4 level is more likely than causing damage to the fusion itself. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Has a wisdom tooth removed about 4 months ago. but some of the tooth is pushing thru. could It cause temple pain eye pain neck pain and dizziness?
Headaches, jaw, ear, eye pain. MRI: possible (r) mastoiditis and (l)petrous apicitis. Should I have prompt antibiotics to prevent complication?
Yes: In my opinion this needs to be treated ASAP. ...Read more
Anything ... really: In the 50s there were a few md pioneers who concluded that chronic tissue pain was caused by numerous trigger points in muscle fibers causing the muscles to contract compressing nerves, vessels and alter the flow of lymphatics. Rds develops from this myofascial dz. Early therapy is the key with myofascial release therapy with massage, tissue therapy, trigger pt injs w Lidocaine and acupuncture. ...Read more
Sudden sharp shooting jaw joint pain radiating to the ear and felling of blocked ear. All from bruxing?
TMJ: This sounds like TMJ (tempromandibular joint) pain. This joint is where the lower jaw moves with the upper jaw - in front of the ear. People can grind this joint with eating or with stress. There is mal-alignment. This is called bruxism - grinding, gnashing or clenching your jaw. Some do this at night. The use of a jaw guard at night can help put the jaw into appropriate alignment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Suffering from TMJ for over 1yr. No jaw spint just pt. Ear stuffiness improved but left with terrible tightness in front of ear. Will it go in time?
Treat the cause: Pt won't do much for relieving the symptoms of tmj\tmd. What is most important is to remove or minimize the cause of the problem. This may be an occlusal (bite) problem, misalignment of the jaw from an habitual bite, bruxism, stress, etc. Why is a splint not being used? One cannot control bruxism, if you have it, while you sleep. Have you been evaluated by a dentist with extensive training and. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Halo headache upon moving my head certain ways with left ear lobe pain can it be from my c5-6 cervical disc rupture also bulges at c4-5 &c6-7?
Yes: Yes in some people with cervical disc problems hedache can be due to it consult your doctor to find out if that is the case for you, and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more
What causes pain above eye, sharp pain going up back of head and neck pain and occasionally facial irritation, had cervical MRI deg disc dis bone spur?
Neck vs Head: This could be occipital neuralgia where the pain originates from the occipital nerves in the back of the head and travel over the top to right above the eye. The other option would be that this could be coming from your neck due to the high cervical facets at c2/3 and c3/4. The nerves exiting this area can wrap around back of head and attach to the same place as occipital nerves. ...Read more