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The whole left side of my face has been sensitive for about a week. I get a shooting, sharp pain on my outer ear and head behind my ear. What's wrong?

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Dr. Mark Moran
Pain Management

In brief: Infection

May have eat infection, tooth infection, or tmj.
Not to mention tension headaches. Would monitor for triggers, alleviating factors, duration. Try otc pain meds for a week. If no better or progressing, see a doc.

In brief: Infection

May have eat infection, tooth infection, or tmj.
Not to mention tension headaches. Would monitor for triggers, alleviating factors, duration. Try otc pain meds for a week. If no better or progressing, see a doc.
Dr. Mark Moran
Dr. Mark Moran
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Dr. Leroy Fleischer
Internal Medicine

In brief: Pinched nerve

You might have oinched a nerve in your neck, see your doctor if it is not getting better soon.

In brief: Pinched nerve

You might have oinched a nerve in your neck, see your doctor if it is not getting better soon.
Dr. Leroy Fleischer
Dr. Leroy Fleischer
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