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QUESTION} I am having some minor headaches on the right side toward

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{QUESTION}hi I am having some minor headaches on the right side towards the back of my head and its causing my right ear to feel like I'm under water. please advise what this can be. thanks
p.s. I am after giving birth to my baby 3 wks ago
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 6 months ago.
Hi there,This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist. I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.This suggests likelihood of right sisded ear infection. Fluid buid up in the middle ear cavity will cause such symptoms. Viral infection is common. But bacterial infection also possible. Hence you should see your doctor for a clinical evaluation and antibiotic consideration. Meanwhile, tylenol can be taken 650 mg every 6 hours for pain control. Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for fast, reliable and authentic answers!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/