I am experiencing ear pressure, ear ache (severity: moderate) (quality: throbbing sensation, sensation of pressure or fullness) and neck pain.?
Doctor can evaluate. In an older child or adult, pressure on one side of the head, with some earache, can be from an ear infection, a sinus infection, or some problem inside the throat. A doctor can evaluate to see if antibiotics are needed. Sometimes, shingles can happen on the head and cause theses symptoms (antiviral medicine is the treatment). Occasionally, migraine headaches can cause similar symptoms to these.
I am experiencing ear pressure and ear ache (severity: moderate) (quality: sensation of pressure or fullness). It happens after using Ciprodex with preforated drum. Should I be worried?
Yes! If the ear drops are causing pain, that was not present before you started them, stop the drops and call your doctor and ask what to do next. Read more...
What is it? I have headache, throat swelling, ear ache (severity: moderate) (quality: pressure or fullness), sore throat, swollen tonsils (quality: red), difficulty swallowing (worsened by: ingesting hot food or drink) and pain when swallowing.
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). Some throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin can decrease pain. Read more...