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Sore Inside Ear
My 8 yr old is complaining of sore ears. Not inside her ears like with an earache. No other apparent symptoms. Should I be concerned at all?
What could be the cause of throbbing in my ear? It is an intermittent throbbing sensation. There is not really any pain, maybe slight soreness if any.
TMD: When you yawn, you open your mouth wide and the mandible (lower jaw) comes forward and may irritate the jaw joint. It is not pain in the ear but more likely pain in the temporo-mandibular joint. See your dentist for confirmation. Remember, if you have an earache and your hearing has not changed, it is virtually never the ear that is causing the pain. ...Read more
I wake up every morning feeling very sore an achy on my right side of head and ear i feel like a swooshing sound in my ear and i get very foggy p.Help?
Lots of Causes: There are many conditions which can cause those symptoms. However, in my experience, the most common and also the easiest to treat is a night-time habit of clenching and grinding your teeth. You may not even be aware of this behavior. Your dentist can help you with that quickly and easily. If that is not the cause or doesn't resolve the issue, you should then see an ENT and go from there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
epidermal cyst: This is a hair follicle tumor that is filling with keratin proteins and distending the follicle to form a sack. The lesion may feel like a hard pea that is moveable within the tissue. The only way to get rid of it is surgical. It is sore to touch because some of the material is leaking out of the sack and acting like a foreign substance. Go to your dermatologist who will cut it out! ...Read more
Sore head at back of head beside de crown, n has went from left to right side, n gettin pain in my ear 2.Wat cud tis be from?
Checkup: This could be the begining of an infection and you should be examined by a physician. ...Read more