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This morning with sharp pain in my left ear. I was wondering what could this be?

This morning with sharp pain in my left ear. I was wondering what could this be?

Left ear pain: If the pain is persistent or getting worse, you should get it checked right away. Ear pain may be ear -related or be referred to the ear from another location, like the back of the nose, throat, or area of the voice box. ...Read more

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I just stared having a sharp pain in my left ear it comes and goes?

I just stared having a sharp pain in my left ear it comes and goes?

Otitis: Female, age unstated says, I just started having a sharp pain in my left ear it comes and goes? Ear Pain due to Ear infection, Otitis, can occur for no apparent reason but it is usually associated w Colds & stuffed up Nose, especially in toddlers and infants but Grandma and parents are welcome to share. Dusty air, cigarette Swimming, Air travel can also do it. Relieved fastest w Doctor's help ...Read more

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2 days ago i started having a sharp pain in my left ear. Also my throat feels swollen. Very painful in left side of throat and left ear when swallowing. Is there any OTC medications that could help?

2 days ago i started having a sharp pain in my left ear. Also my throat feels swollen. Very painful in left side of throat and left ear when swallowing. Is there any OTC medications that could help?

Eustachian tube dys.: You could have an ear infection or eustachian tube dysfunction. Try salt warm water gargles every 2-3 hrs. You could take some over the counter pain killer also for some relief. If you don't see any improvement, please see your doctor for detailed evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain in my left ear that shoots to my upper arm area?i also have benign intercranial hypertension

I have a sharp pain in my left ear that shoots to my upper arm area?i also have benign intercranial hypertension

Not uncommon: Patients with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension do describe unusual painful symptoms in parts of the body which would seemingly have nothing to do with the raised pressures in their heads. Your neurologist should be consulted for a plan. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my left ear that is sudden. Worsen when i eat. And my left side of the throat and tung really hurt. What can this be?

Sharp pain in my left ear that is sudden. Worsen when i eat. And my left side of the throat and tung really hurt. What can this be?

Referred pain: You most likely have a viral or bacterial infection of either the base of the tongue, tonsil or pharynx. The pain in the ear is likely referred to the side of the face where the ear is located. If your hearing has not changed, the pain is referred to the side of the face (ear) because the sensory nerve that innervates the back of the throat also innervates the front of the ear canal. See ENT doc. ...Read more

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I have a really sharp pain in my left ear and going up into my head! it's really painful and more than just ear ache, it's more like a sharp pain and throbbing/surges. I also have a really sore throat! any ideas? Xx

Sinusitis: Pain in the face and eye with radiation in association with a sore throat are likely infectious in nature. Other symptoms of sinusitis include discolored nasal discharge, nasal congestion, upper dental pain, sinus pressure and fevers. I would suggest seeing your doctor for an exam and treatment recommendations. ...Read more