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Reoccuring sinus infection- every 3 months I have intense pain on the left side of my face and ear i'm ready for surgery antibiotics aren't enough?

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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Sure it's sinus?

Besides pain what makes you think it is a sinus problem? Have you had an imaging study - ct? Mri? Possible it could be something else.
Check with ent.

In brief: Sure it's sinus?

Besides pain what makes you think it is a sinus problem? Have you had an imaging study - ct? Mri? Possible it could be something else.
Check with ent.
Dr. David Astrachan
Dr. David Astrachan
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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Left face ear pain

1-sinusitis can be a cause of headache at times 2-recurrent sinusitis could occur if there blockage of drainage-- 3-intolerable facial, ear pain from sinusitis should at least give you continous purulent drainage 4-it could be you have trigeminal neuralgia , which have nothing to do with sinusitis.

In brief: Left face ear pain

1-sinusitis can be a cause of headache at times 2-recurrent sinusitis could occur if there blockage of drainage-- 3-intolerable facial, ear pain from sinusitis should at least give you continous purulent drainage 4-it could be you have trigeminal neuralgia , which have nothing to do with sinusitis.
Dr. Gamal Boutros
Dr. Gamal Boutros
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