Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
189 Doctors are Online

25 year old with swollen vein at the back of the ear. Have neck pain, headache. X-ray for neck suggested. Due to muscle contraction?

hello I am 25 years old , an architecr , I have got a swollen vein back to my ear , it is hurting me and causes headache at my back head . long time ago I have neck pain due to my office work and long work hours . I did blood and urine tests , nothing wrong in them and I also made an xray for my neck . the doctor say that there is no disc but just muscle contraction due to work ,,, please advice ...waiting your advice and thank you .
Asked On : Tue, 18 Dec 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  63
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Thanks for writing to us.
The symptoms that you are having could be related to cervical spondylosis or a spasm of the neck muscle. An MRI scan of the area will help in proper diagnosis. Till then you can start with physiotherapy exercises and avoid using a pillow.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Tue, 18 Dec 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor