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Left ear and left side of throat is killing me. throbbing and can't swallow. Went to doc tested for flu-negative. Right ear was the one infected. ?

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Dr. Robert Nason
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Hard to say

They share innervation.
So ear issues can seem like throat pain or throat issues can present as ear pain. If they saw something in your right ear,that doesn't make any sense. If say it had to be the left throat or the left ear. Need someone else to look.

In brief: Hard to say

They share innervation.
So ear issues can seem like throat pain or throat issues can present as ear pain. If they saw something in your right ear,that doesn't make any sense. If say it had to be the left throat or the left ear. Need someone else to look.
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