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Pain in bone behind ear

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Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

sores (not blisters) on helix and hurts to touch behind ear on bone I presently have no fever and no other symptoms that I know of ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

Hello, the Helix of my RIGHT ear has been hurting along with the bone/muscle directly behind that ear. The EXTERNAL part of the bone/muscle hurts and is a sharp pain that occurs... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Sudhir MD

My wife has jabbing and throbbing pain in the bone behind her right ear. She also feels she may have a small sinus infection in the right nostril area. Can this be related? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

my daughter is 42 yrs old. she has been sick since sunday. Symptoms are throbbing headache , pain behind the ears on her mastoid bone, and severe pain down her spine as she describes it.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

My bones behind my right ear protrude but not my left. Is that normal? I think it's always been like that but... no pain no sickness ect.. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. A.K. Srivastava MD

Hello,My 2 year-old daughter has a hard bump on the bone behind her ear. I would say it is about .... It also seems to be painful if it is touched. As far as I can recall, it was not there this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. A.K. Srivastava ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Balshree Sharma MD

I have a pain that starts like behind the ear (but feels kind of like an ear ache), down my neck (left side only), and along my collar bone. I also had a cold since January, and still... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Balshree Sharma ( Dentist)
Dr. Pradeep Patidar MD

my son has had many ear infections and is being treated by an ent. Ive just noticed that the bone behind his ear is larger than the other. there is no pain or discomfort for my son. what... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Patidar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

Hi, I m 32 and I woke up this morning with a hard knot behind my ear on the bone. I ve heard ... and painful. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I have had two large hard knots pop up overnight on my head and then last night two smaller ones pop up behind my ear where the bone is. These are not moveable or painful but are eraser sized ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Taher Y Kagalwala MD

This might either be a lymph gland or an infected cyst. Please see a doctor who can evaluate the problem better, as you may need pain-killers and antibiotics if infection is proven. -Best wishes, Dr. Taher

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM The lump behind your ear is hard and non painful could be from different sources like a lymph node or a sebaceous cyst. If the lump does not get red or becomes painful...