Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Ask a Doctor,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Medical Questions
I went to minute clinic in CVS and the doc or np told me go
Hi! I went to minute clinic in CVS and the doc or np told me go to ER. So I went for tingling,burning and sensitivity to touch for my head and hairline, and my pain level was 7-8, they sent me home wi… read more
Sumanth Amperayani
Sumanth Amperayani
Consultant Paediatrician
Master's Degree
1,504 satisfied customers
I have developed lumpy swollen area behind my left ear. I
I have developed lumpy swollen area behind my left ear … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
18,159 satisfied customers
I was diagnosed with shingles about 5 weeks ago. The
I was diagnosed with shingles about 5 weeks ago. The blisters were located on the right side of my forehead and right side of my head on my scalp.I was treated with Valtrex and painkillers. The terrib… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Staff Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,233 satisfied customers
Yesterday morning I was told I have shingles by an emergency
Yesterday morning I was told I have shingles by an emergency room doctor but that I should not start the antiviral drug acyclovir till the rash starts to develop. I have very deep back pain on my left… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
13,305 satisfied customers
I have had a tingling in the skin on my back. It started as
I have had a tingling in the skin on my back. It started as just a spot, moved across my back around my left side and stops at my naval. Feels kind of like your shirt against sunburned skin. I have al… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,898 satisfied customers
My wife (age 60) has a dull pain on the left side of her
My wife (age 60) has a dull pain on the left side of her waist that comes at night and goes away by 3:00 a.m. or so. She is 5'5" and weights 125 lbs.… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
Last Friday a spot on my head started itching after about a
Last Friday a spot on my head started itching after about a day the itching stopped, but I developed a small lump about the size of a nickle on my scalp. On and around the lump it was tender and painf… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I have a different kind of pain/ burning feeling on the left
Hi, I have a different kind of pain/ burning feeling on the left side of my head/ scalp. It hurts and itches and then I get a severe burn pain when I rub it. Along with that is ear and throat pain, al… read more
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD
Internal Medicine Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,898 satisfied customers
My scalp tingles, I feel an urge to scratch and the moment
My scalp tingles, I feel an urge to scratch and the moment my nail glides lightly accros my scalp i get this shooting pain down my head all the way down my jaw. On bad days I can't touch my scalp on b… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I think I have a staph infection, but I'm not sure. I have
I think I have a staph infection, but I'm not sure. I have about 8-10 small red bumps on my stomach, back, chest, armpits and scalp. Some turn into pimples, some do not. Also, what else could it be? I… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I am 63 and I have just been diagnosed with Shingles.
I am 63 and I have just been diagnosed with Shingles. Telltale rash, flu-like symptoms. However, I wonder if the following symptoms are related and/or complications. 1. Extreme excruciating headache (… read more
NCFamilyDoc
NCFamilyDoc
Partner
Doctoral Degree
48 satisfied customers
Pain on lft side back to under arm and ribs, extending under
Pain on lft side back to under arm and ribs, extending under left breast to chest. More painful when Lying down or any pressure, bad headache and sensitivity to light. Had same symptoms five years ago… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
private practice of Internal Medicine
Doctoral Degree
3,466 satisfied customers
I had swollen cervical posterior lymph nodes on the left
I had swollen cervical posterior lymph nodes on the left side starting one week ago - following a minor cold. I also noticed a spot on my scalp that wasn't visible, but felt like a mild scratch. By Mo… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I have recently been exeriencing a upper left neck pain for
I have recently been exeriencing a upper left neck pain for about 8 days. In the last 4 days, it has manifested into additional and sometimes severe scalp pain in localized area behind my left ear to … read more
Dr. Sophie :: Medicine & Neurology
Dr. Sophie :: Medicine & Neurology
Neurologist
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,832 satisfied customers
I have been experiencing an icy cold drip feeling on the top
Hello, I have been experiencing an icy cold drip feeling on the top of my head, near the back on the left side since yesterday morning. It feels as though I have walked under a leaky eave. I actually … read more
TheSurgeon
TheSurgeon
Doctoral Degree
259 satisfied customers
I'VE BEEN HAVING STABBING PAINS 50-60 TIMES A DAY IN MY
I'VE BEEN HAVING STABBING PAINS 50-60 TIMES A DAY IN MY SCALP FOR A WEEK. ALSO THERE IS TRANSIENT TENDERNESS TO THE TOUCH OF THE AREA WHERE THE PAIN OCCURS AND TODAY THE SKIN OVER MY LEFT EYEBROW IS V… read more
Dr. Singh
Dr. Singh
Physician
Doctoral Degree
2,715 satisfied customers
I had shingles 6 years ago on top of the left side of my
I had shingles 6 years ago on top of the left side of my head down to just under my nose. Very acute. It was misdiagnoised and so was unable to take medication to make it lighter. It was too late. Of … read more
Dr. Natasha
Dr. Natasha
7,913 satisfied customers
Can you please tell me the symptoms of internal shingles and
can you please tell me the symptoms of internal shingles and do the exsist and how do youtreat them? can they been seen with exploreatory surgery?… read more
Dr Ravinder Singh Rishi
Dr Ravinder Singh Rishi
Bachelor's Degree
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,788 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

18,159 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

16,629 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor

14,303 satisfied customers

MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x