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Sharp stabbing pain in the side of neck and it comes and goes ?

Sharp stabbing pain in the side of neck and it comes and goes ?

Get a check up: There are multiple reasons for the pain you described. The pain you describe appears possibly coming from the nerves either perepheral or central(from brain and spinal cord). However, it will depend a thorough evaluation which might include physical examination and testing. Get yourself checked and see you family physician to start with ...Read more

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Why do I get a stabbing pain in one side of my neck during an orgasm?

Why do I get a stabbing pain in one side of my neck during an orgasm?

Muscle contraction: Probably from the muscles you are contracting during the orgasm. Does this happen all the time ? Is it something new ? Is it worsening ? ...Read more

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Everytime I have sinus issues i get a stabbing pain in left side of neck. Accompanied by ear pain. I've token antibiotics but it still comes and goes.?

Everytime I have sinus issues i get a stabbing pain in left side of neck. Accompanied by ear pain. I've token antibiotics but it still comes and goes.?

Rhinosinusitis: You are probably having mucosal inflammation of paranasal sinuses. This causes sinus obstruction and eventually pain. It is very common with 31 million cases per year in U.S. Classic symptoms are sinus "aching" pain or pressure. Try using warm, moist compresses over sinuses, tylenol, (acetaminophen) nasal saline spray, systemic decongestants (e.G pseudoephedrine). ...Read more

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Im having a sharp and stabbing pain on the left side of my neck shooting up to my head with a burning sensation & a weird sensation throughout my head?

Neck pain: A quick visit to the nearest Emergency facility will take care of you. If things are not working out while in the Emergency facility you will be immediately referred to the hospital for management. Hope all goes well. ...Read more

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For about 5 mins when I would breath in I would get sharp pain in side of neck & chest n lower left side of back why would this happen ?

For about 5 mins when I would breath in I would get sharp pain in side of neck & chest n lower left side of back why would this happen ?

Ice or heat,rest: pain that occurs with breathing in can be Pleurisy, where lining of lungs are inflamed & breathing in is painful. Also pain could be due to muscle spasm, paraspinal muscles along the spine can spasm, along with muscles left side of neck, causing pain. Rest & take it easy, try OTC aleve (naproxen) 1 tablet with food twice daily for a few days, see MD if no better. Physical Therapy helpful if muscle spasm ...Read more

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Pain in side of neck, swollen lymph node on one side only. Swollen glands in throat. blockage in ear on same side.

Pain in side of neck, swollen lymph node on one side only. Swollen glands in throat. blockage in ear on same side.

See your MD: Possible infection you should see your health care provider to be checked and treated. ...Read more

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Pain under my ribs along with shoulder/neck pain, both right side. Sharp/stabbing pain, doesn't hurt to touch. Any idea what may be causing it? Thanks

Go back to basics!: Your profile says you have celiac disease, and so if no trauma is involved at the time of symptoms starting, you need to look at your diet & gut since then. What did you eat? What were you doing (activity, trauma)? There are referred pain patterns from the gut, gallbladder, colon, liver that needs to be investigated further by your doctor. Get seen and examined soon! ...Read more

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Neck pain (near adams apple/right side) when swallowing. Feels like sharp/stabbing pain. Doesn't feel like its inside throat. Off and on for months.

Neck pain (near adams apple/right side) when swallowing.  Feels like sharp/stabbing pain. Doesn't feel like its inside throat.  Off and on for months.

Exam: You will need to be examined to determine if you have swollen lymph nodes. enlarged thyroid or any suspicious growth. Please make an appointment for a thorough exam. ...Read more

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Pulsatile tinnitus, recent stabbing pain in inner ear right side, right side face pain, lightheaded, right side neck pain. Possible causes?

Pulsatile tinnitus, recent stabbing pain in inner ear right side, right side face pain, lightheaded, right side neck pain. Possible causes?

See an ENT: There are many possible causes of these types of symptoms. TMJ dysfunction, carotid stenosis and ear infection, just to name a few. However, pulsatile tinnitus mandates a medical investigation with radiological tests as well as blood-work. See an ENT for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Burning tingling sensation in face, dizziness sharp stabbing pain in head neck pain stabbing pain in ear cold sensations all on right side of head?

Burning tingling sensation in face, dizziness sharp stabbing pain in head neck pain stabbing pain in ear cold sensations all on right side of head?

Can B due 2 facial-: -nerve in origin. It just appears in some people 4no reason. It an inflammation of the nerve, & best 2 C an ENT. 2 B sure there is no treatable process. If none, meds like Lyrica (pregabalin) & Neurontin can B of help, also Cymbalta is often tried. All have an effect on pain pathways. Goes by name of Trigeminal Neuralgia. ...Read more