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Pain Above Left Ear
There is throbbing head pain above left ear coming and going through out day for 2 months..What do I do?
Possible TMJ: Since the pain is near your ear, which is also where your TMJ is, you may be experiencing TMJ dysfunction. A full exam by a dentist with tmd expertise would give you some answers. Not all dentists are experienced in this area so seek out the right dentist. Another possibility would be to see and ent. Depending on what other symptoms you have, the dentist would probably be the first choice. ...Read more
Went to after hours clinic with shooting pain above left ear. No ear infection. What could cause pain to shoot up above left ear?
I have a sharp shooting pain above my left ear at random intervals. What may be the cause of this?
I have pain above my left ear where that bones at can it be from my tmj? Or is it somrthing else. Is this serious?
Wheezing, sore throat, congestion, pain above eyes, left ear hurts, has been happening since Saturday what could it be?
Pain above jaw near left ear, also a hard lump size of an almond, slowly reducing day by day and size also reducing but still she feel pain.pls Advice?
Preauricular lump : Painful lump in front of the ear is most likey an enlarged lymph node, due to an ongoing infection in the the ear teeth or face, it can also be an enlarged mumps gland due to infection or blockage of the opening of the duct inside the mouth, in either case she need to be cheched by her pediatrician, use tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen for pain until she gets cheched. Good luck. ...Read more
Have constant pain( pressure) above my left ear (hurts to touch) when I move left eye I can feel that area above ear move as well. Warm feeling too?
21 year old female with sharp stabbing pain right above my left ear out of nowhere and it goes into my left eye. Had a subdural hematoma on my right side of my head 4 years ago.
I'm having sharp pains on the left side of my head in front of the left ear that comes and goes. It just started within the last 2 hours.
DrFloYes, Aunt FloNo: If it's in the temple (whether you're Jewish or not) it might be concerning. It's only been 2 hours so somewhat early to draw conclusions- so take some ibuprofen and see how it goes. Press around the temple area for any tenderness. If it's tender then you should probably see a doctor, especially if your vision in that eye changes. If it persists or worsens today see someone (no, not Aunt Flo). ...Read more
A small pain comes and goes in seconds inside the head near left ear. Started frm yesterday. Had some ten times per day and still continuing the same.
See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
Various causes: Might be otitis externa (ear canal infection) or eczema (as other doc suggested) or seborrheic dermatitis, which can affect ear canals as well as pinna & external auditory meatus (although usually both sides are affected). Anti-dandruff shampoos & antifungal creams (lamisil) can help. If pain is involved, see fp or ent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Doctor can evaluate: An ear infection on the inside of the eardrum is a "middle ear" infection, and can start when a person gets congestion from allergies, colds, or sinusitis. An ear infection on the outside of the eardrum is an "outer ear" infection or "swimmer's ear", which is caused by moisture in the outer ear canal that allows skin germs to grow and multiply in the skin. Other causes of pain are possible. ...Read more
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