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Shooting Pain In Head Behind Ear
I keep getting a stabbing/shooting pain in my right ear and a burning pain in my head at the back behind ear but a bit further round. Its not constant?
Eval: This warrants medical evaluation by either your personal physician or an otolaryngologist. Take care. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
Hi. Earlier today a wasp flew near my ear so i shook my head really an straight away i got shooting pain and went really dizzy. Now got headache?
June 20 experienced sharp shooting pain on R side of neck below the base of the head. Ear pain/severe headache. Felt neck pain earlier in the day.
Carotid dissection: Is one cause of neck pain on one side of the neck that shouldn't be missed. It can cause a stroke, so if you can call your doctor for a carotid ultrasound (or go to the emergency room) as soon as possible. If there's a dissection, then antiplatelet or anticoagulant (often for 3 months) is treatment to lower your risk of stroke. If no dissection, likely nothing dangerous. ...Read more
I'm experiencing sharp shooting pain on the right side of my head behind my ear. No relief with Exedrin taken an hour and a half ago. What can I do?
Occipital neuralgia?: You may be experiencing occipital neuralgia on right side of scalp. Excedrin will provide no benefit in this situation, but local occipital nerve block may help. Alternatively, drugs such as gabapentin, Grailse, or Lyrica (pregabalin) might be useful. See your physician and get this further evaluated. ...Read more
What type of doctor should I see for a sharp, shooting pain on the back of my head behind my right ear?
73 yr old. Feeling pain that comes&goes behind right ear and neck (but not in the ear) and shooting pain on the bottom right side of head for a week?
I have being getting shooting pain on the left side of my head behind my left eye and left ear for a couple months can anyone tell me what it could be?
I was punched in the side of the head.Had aweful headache for 8 hrs &now massive bruise and swreling on ear& bruise behind ear. Nauseous. Head sore 2?
Shooting pain up from leftside skull base to behind left ear comes and goes. Can tight neck muscles cause? Any dangerous causes or ok to wait 2morrow
Lump behind right ear with (rare for me) frequent headaches and sore throat. Lump doesnt hurt and is hard but i get a shooting pain in neck at times?
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