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The left side of my head neck and eye hurt really bad feels like my brain itches and my eye is red! What is this?

The left side of my head neck and eye hurt really bad feels like my brain itches and my eye is red! What is this?

Shingles?: You may have herpez zoster ophthalmicus and you should see an ophthalmogist as soon as possible.
Antivirals may be needed, however, a seasoned ophthalmologist should be able to diagnose condition. ...Read more

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I'm having a stabbing pain in the left side of my throat n my left ear hurts really bad to. What could it be?

I'm having a stabbing pain in the left side of my throat n my left ear hurts really bad to. What could it be?

Ear infection?: You could have eustachian tube dysfunction or an ear infection. Try gargles with salt warm water and otc pain killer for relief. See you physician for exam and more definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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Throat kinda hurts but sides of neck hurts really bad to touch?

Throat kinda hurts but sides of neck hurts really bad to touch?

Get eval: For significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Antibiotics are imperative for strep throat. Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amt of lemon juice helps. ...Read more

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Severe neck stiffness on shunt side Does this mean anything I didn't sleep wrong on it hurts really bad at a moments notice?

Severe neck stiffness on shunt side Does this mean anything I didn't sleep wrong on it hurts really bad at a moments notice?

See your doctor: You need to see your doctor.
how long you had the shunt.
is the pain completely new.
the safest thing is to see your surgeon. ...Read more

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Ok so I'm scared I'm not very active I do eat a lot if bad foods. My left carotid artery hurts really bad and so doesx my head neck and face are numb?

Ok so I'm scared I'm not very active I do eat a lot if bad foods. My left carotid artery hurts really bad and so doesx my head neck and face are numb?

See a neurologist: For neurological examination, labs, imaging and diagnosis. This is a serious medical condition and evaluation by a neurologist is warranted. ...Read more

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Yesterday the right side of my throat (inside and out) started to hurt. At first it wasn't that bad but now it hurts really bad. Please help?

See your doctor: You may have a throat infection, you need to see your doctor for proper disgnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My right side of my throat hurts So I looked at it and I have big bumps on the back of my tongue that hurt really bad, It scares me cause it hurts really bad to swallow and I don't it to be anything serious I've been super tired lately and my ear hurts an

My right side of my throat hurts So I looked at it and I have big bumps on the back of my tongue that hurt really bad, It scares me cause it hurts really bad to swallow and I don't it to be anything serious I've been super tired lately and my ear hurts an

See your doctor: You should see a doctor right away. There are many causes for sore throat and some require treatment with antibiotics. This includes strep throat and more rare conditions such as an abscess beside a tonsil. Other causes of sore throat are viruses including mononucleosis. A doctor can determine what kind of treatment is needed. You could also get dehydrated if you aren't able to swallow. ...Read more

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My neck hurts really bad I dobt know what I did but I can barely move it what can I do?

My neck hurts really bad I dobt know what I did but I can barely move it what can I do?

Try heat and Tylenol (acetaminophen): You can try applying heat or take a hot shower while taking some tylenol (acetaminophen) as well as ibuprophen or Naproxen as well as long as you have no Aspirin allergy or stomach problems & are not on any blood thinners. Some rest & activity restriction may help as does just time as most musculoskeletal problems get better. A soft cervical collar may also be of some temporary benefit. See your doctor if not. ...Read more

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Doctor's opinion? My neck hurts really bad! Can you help me?

Doctor's opinion? My neck hurts really bad! Can you help me?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, I would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My neck hurts really bad in the back area and hurts when I turn my head. The area where my neck meets the skull hurts so bad wheb I yawn. Help!

My neck hurts really bad in the back area and hurts when I turn my head. The area where my neck meets the skull hurts so bad wheb I yawn. Help!

Muscle spasm: Probably slept wrong if is acute, and rest and heat should relax the muscle spasm. You did not mention any neck injuries. If is chronic (over 2-3 months) then you need to see osteopath or physiatrist to be properly diagnosed. The treatment will depend on which tissue, bone, joint, ligament, tendon, or muscle is involved, and this requires an hands-on evaluation. ...Read more

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When I woke this morning, my neck made a really strange grinding noise. And now it hurts really bad any time I try to turn my head. Anything I can do?

When I woke this morning, my neck made a really strange grinding noise. And now it hurts really bad any time I try to turn my head. Anything I can do?

Neck pain: Sounds like you are another of the thousands of victiims of acute torticollis i.e. wry neck. You are young, so it is very unlikely to be arthritis. IF You do not have any pain or weakness in your arms then you might try some neck mobility execises (many available on the internet) if this does not help then Medical Massage Therapy might be your answer ...Read more

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Hello. I have been having pain on my collarbone and every time I been down and pick something up or raise my arm up past my neck it hurts really bad.?

Hello. I have been having pain on my collarbone and every time I been down and pick something up or raise my arm up past my neck it hurts really bad.?

Local nerve or bon: This could be local nerve especially from the neck or local bone and muscle. You need to have your physician get you evaluated. You may need imaging and even MRI ...Read more

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My muscle between my neck and shoulder hurts really bad when doing excercise, it's been happening for about 4 months?

My muscle between my neck and shoulder hurts really bad when doing excercise, it's been happening for about 4 months?

Try ice, stretch: Sounds like a muscular problem with tightness
i would try ice and some stretching exercise
be more aware of your posture
you might benefit from a period of physical therapy. ...Read more

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When I lean my head forward my muscles feel sore like they're pulling @ the top of my back. Cracked my neck a few weeks earlier & it hurts really bad?

When I lean my head forward my muscles feel sore like they're pulling @ the top of my back. Cracked my neck a few weeks earlier & it hurts really bad?

Strain: Strained neck ligaments and/or muscles are the likely cause of your symptoms. Since the injury is weeks old, I recommend hot (not too hot) moist applications for 20 minutes 4 times a day, rubbing liniment, and, if you can take them, nsaids like ibuprofen to relax and loosen tissues. Make sure you have a comfortable pillow. If significant discomfort persists, have your physician examine you. ...Read more

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..should I feel pain when I tilt my head back in the front part of my throat. Also it hurts really bad when I cough and I press right in the middle of my neck in the front?

..should I feel pain when I tilt my head back in the front part of my throat. Also it hurts really bad when I cough and I press right in the middle of my neck in the front?

Need exam: These symptoms are not specific for a single diagnosis, and really require an exam and proper evaluation. Ok to start with your primary care doctor. Ask if a referral to an ENT specialist is appropriate. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Swollen glands under chin. Hurts really bad has since March. Went to dr a month ago about says she that it maybe a virus. Its really hard to move neck?

Swollen glands under chin. Hurts really bad has since March. Went to dr a month ago about says she that it maybe a virus. Its really hard to move neck?

Submental nodes: Submental nodes need more investigation. I recommend visiting an ENT surgeon. You have had previous thyroid issues. Oral cavity needs investigation by dentist. Head and neck full exam. Weight loss? See ENT and dentist. ...Read more

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My throat hurts really bad when I swallow and cough no fever just runny nose and pain in neck sneezing?

My throat hurts really bad when I swallow and cough no fever just runny nose and pain in neck sneezing?

Throat pain: Throat pains on swallowing and coughing may mean the possibility of a tonsil issue or chronic sinus infection. The fact that you do not have a fever reduces the chance of tonsillitis. There are other questions that need to be answered like the length of time that has been occurring and if there is any issues with swallowing liquids or solids. Would recommend further physical examination with an md. ...Read more

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My fiance's throat hurts really bad what should he take??

My fiance's throat hurts really bad what should he take??

STREP?: Homeopathis remedy for VIRAL pharyngitis includes: 1 tablespoon apple cider vineger, 1 table spoon honey, 1 table spoon lemon with warm water in 8 ounce cup.
this is assuming that he does not have bacterial pharyngitis such as strep. Follow up with your doctor if strep is a concern. ...Read more

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My throat hurts really bad to swallow and I had a fever/ strept?

My throat hurts really bad to swallow and I had a fever/ strept?

Possibly..: No way to know from these symptoms alone. See your doctor or go to your nearest urgent care for complete evaluation and strep culture. ...Read more

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I have the back of my throat that hurts really bad, and you can sere how swallon my throat is. What could this be?

Something infectious: Mono is from the ebv virus, and can cause swollen glands (lymph nodes) and big tonsils. Strep throat can do the same thing, but strep throat needs antibiotics. Some other infections can cause big lymph nodes. More rarely, blood disorders and blood cancers cause swollen lymph nodes and fatigue (person often gets anemic). This all means that a trip to the doctor would be wise. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your throat hurts really bad?

Throat Pain: Throat pain can be caused by infections, abscesses, acid reflux disorders, chronic tonsillitis, etc. Etc. Your doctor or ENT physician can diagnose and treat the problem. ...Read more

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My throat is sore and it hurts really bad when I swallow?

My throat is sore and it hurts really bad when I swallow?

Strep throat: You may have this infection which requires antibiotics to cure. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Why is my throat burning? It hurts really bad. What can I do to relieve it?

Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep). A couple days of throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) can lessen pain. ...Read more