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Thursday, October 23, 2014
Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
I’m Having a Dull Pressure on Back of Head
For about two days now i am getting this dull almost like pressure on the back lower left of my head. about an inch maybe inch and a half from my neck. I also have a pain in my left ear. I am wondering if this is something i should get looked at. the pressure isn`t constant but it happens about 5 6 times a day.
This question has been forwarded by Wellness Center: Pain in this location is usually musculoskeletal. Try applying heat, but if it persists, I would see your doctor.
Allen M Seiden, MD
Professor of Otolaryngology, Director of Division of Rhinology and Sinus Disorders, Director of University Taste and Smell Center, Director of University Sinus and Allergy
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati