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I have a dull pain behind my right ear sometimes just above

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I have a dull pain behind my right ear sometimes just above that on my head. Sometimes I can feel the pain a little more with head movement and I also with some neck stiffness on the same side and a headache above my eyes. Could this be stress or intension headaches or something more serious?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 9 months ago.
HelloIt can be headacheIt can be cause by a problem in the cervical spine: the neckIt can be mastoiditis, an infection in the bone behind the ear.You need an exam no make sure what it is. OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-dr-thomas/