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Pain Around The Ear
What else could cause thick/tough temporal arerty to have pain around the ear if its not ta? Normal sedrate i'm 21 & worried bout this my vision
TMJ: You most likely have a TMJ and muscle dysfunction. See a dentist that treats a lot of TMJ patients. Only about 5% of dentist really understand the TMJ treatments. ...Read more
Amlodipine can: certainly cause vertigo or dizziness either directly or by lowering the blood pressure; however, it is unlikely to cause pain around the ear. I am concerned that you might be asking about the wrong medication. Amlodipine only comes as 2.5mg, 5mg and 10mg tablets. Not 8 mg? ...Read more
I have an ear infection. My ear is itchy and there is pain around the ear from the top down to level with my chin. How can I treat without antibiotics?
Get Evaluated: Ear infections are best treated with an antibiotic (for bacterial infection) or antifungal (for fungal infection) to which the infecting organism is susceptible. It could be administered directly into the ear as drops or a powder or taken orally or parenterally depending on the region of ear infected. If you decline medication, you suffer severe pain and risk losing hearing or septicemia. ...Read more
Ihave vashunt, today have pain around rt ear where catheter is.Like a bad headache but localized only 2 rtear area. Is this symp of problem?Or normal?
Could be: It could be. Call your doctor or get to one asap. ...Read more
What medicine can I use for pain in my ear, it caused by over using of cotto buds for cleaning, and now it is infected and I feel pain around my ear?
If my tempal artery starts beating faster then the other & causes alil pressure & pain around my ear what should I do u can actually feel my artery?
What's going on thick/tough temple arterty causing pain around my ear almost feels like earach is this tmj? Nobody can give me a straight answer =(
Might be: Could be TMJ. See a TMJ expert for exam. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm so worried bout ta my temporal artery is thick/ tough & pain around my ear this problem comes & goes sedrate was normal i'm 21 should I worry?
May biopsy: Ta i would not think is common at your age but nonetheless, your symptoms may or may not suggest this. With normal sed rate, i would have surgeon perform biopsy because you may have another diagnosis unrelated. On pathology, giant cells are seen. Treatment is with steroids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hard lump on the bone behind my ear, had for about a year. Doesn't hurt to touch but often causes pain around my ear. What is it?
Dr.Ronald krauser what do u think can b going on with me can it something life threatening thick/tough temple artery & pain around my ear? I'm scared
Doubt an abnormality: See a rheumatologist and have it evaluated. It is likely normal. ...Read more
Takayasu arteritis what r the test to no if I have this i'm getting thick tough temporal artery with pain around my ear?
Wrong vasculitis: Tenderness around the temporal artery is quite suggestive of temporal arteritis, a type of vasculitis that most surgeons call giant cell arteritis. If you truly are concerned i'd suggest seeing your pcp right away as untreated temporal arteritis can lead to blindness. Takayasu's ateritis affects the medium sized vessels of the body such as carotid and subclavian arteries. Temp artery is too small. ...Read more
Takayasu arteritis? Can I have this i'm 21 no health problems just that i get this temple artery that gets thick & tough with pain around my ear
What i'm feeling is temporal artery getting thick /tough & causing pain around my ear i'm 21 & have had a crp/ sedrate both normal what else could it?
Can stress cause my temporal artery get thick /tough & cause pain around my ear! my blood presure is fine i don't have high blood presure! please answ?
No. : Temporal arteritis is what would cause thickening and results inflammation of the blood vessels in the body. If untreated it can lead to blockages or aneurysms of the arteries. Temporal arteritis can lead to blindness in severe cases. Typical symptoms include headache and tenderness over the temporal artery, which is found along the hairline near the temple of your head. Treatment is with steroid. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tell me what my sysptoms could b thick/tough temple artery pain around my ear lots of pain, my eyes hurt & headaches a lot please tell me what this is.
I have had sinusitus, but since then I have had constant pain around my ear, temple and eye, with dizziness. Could it be a brain tumour? Doc says no.
Could TMJ b my problem causing this pain around my ear & under my tempal am i mistaken TMJ for temporal arthritis?
Ok well why do some doctors say that my sysptoms i'm feeling r temporal arthritis the pain around my ear & thick/tough artery pounding hard with pain?
About 5 days ago i fell over and hit my chin on the floor, there is now pain around my right ear. should i be concerned?
Yes: The back part of your jaw bone(the mandible) is immediately in front of your ear canal. So in hitting your jaw on the ground you could have damaged that part of your skull adjacent to your ear. See an ENT maven in your area. ...Read more