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13 Possible Causes for Neck Pain, Posterior Auricular Pain

  • Bezold's Abscess

    Other common clinical signs include the following: neck pain swelling in the lateral neck post auricular tenderness over the affected mastoid bone otalgia otorrhea hearing[] Neck pain is frequent and in some cases, a mass can be palpated or seen either on the chin, or at some part of the course of the sternocleidomastoid muscle.[] Three months later, she developed pain and a swelling in the right neck and fever.[]

  • Atlanto-odontoid Dislocation or Fracture

    Nonoperative management of postoperative neck pain following a fusion. Current Opinion in Orthopaedics.2005;16:200-209.[] However, patients with other injuries may complain of pain in other areas and not notice the severity of neck pain.[] Compression of the cervical cord is a common sequel that causes neck pain and varying degrees of spastic tetraparesis. Treatment is surgical stabilization.[]

  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia

    Symptoms include recurrent throat pain and anterolateral neck pain, with referred pain to the ear.[] Pain in the TONSIL area? Pain in the VOICE BOX? You may also experience pain: Around the JAW Behind the EAR Or in the UPPER NECK![] A CT angiogram (x-ray taken using angiography) focuses on the blood or lymph vessels that could be contributing to your head or neck pain.[]

  • Bell's Palsy

    Other factors are pain in the posterior auricular area and decreased lacrimation.[] Her symptoms included right facial paralysis, extreme phonophobia, pain in the right temporomandibular joint (TMJ), and neck pain.[] A warning sign may be neck pain, or pain in or behind the ear prior to palsy, but it is not usually recognized in first-time cases. IS BELL’S PALSY CONTAGIOUS?[]

  • Acute Mastoiditis

    CASE REPORT: A 65-year-old man presented with left-sided, post-auricular swelling and pain.[] L ’ ’ from the middle ear infection may intrude and engage,rear, mastoid cells causing an acute mastoiditis, very painful and dangerous bone infection that often requires[] Acute mastoiditis was diagnosed, with computed tomography demonstrating destruction of the bony plates of the posterior cranial fossa and sigmoid sinus.[]

  • Herpes Zoster Oticus

    , neck, and scalp, and paralysis of facial nerves.[] ; a rash around the ear, mouth, face, neck, and scalp; and paralysis of the face.[] , neck, and scalp; and paralysis of facial nerves.[]

  • Rubella

    Common symptoms include a slight fever, swelling of the lymph glands (often in the back of the neck), joint pain, and a rash that usually lasts three days.[] ) joint pain.[] The lymph nodes behind the ears and the back of the neck may swell, causing soreness and pain. Why is rubella vaccine important?[]

  • Varicella

    Another neurologic complication is varicella meningoencephalitis which causes sudden but transient delirium, seizures, headache, sensitivity to light, and neck pain.[] Symptoms can include a headache, sensitivity to light, neck stiffness and pain, delirium, and seizures.[] Frequent vomiting Difficulty breathing Severe cough Severe abdominal pain Rash with bleeding or bruising (hemorrhagic rash) Treatments Prescribed by Your Doctor for People[]

  • Osteoblastoma

    The retro-auricular region presented edema. Pain was present during palpation in all of these regions.[] We report the case of a 41-year-old male affected by cervical spine osteoblastoma causing a lasting neck pain. .[] He was admitted suffering from neck pain for more than 3 years.[]

  • Aneurysmal Bone Cyst

    Clinical Presentation: The patient was a young boy who presented with several weeks of left posterior auricular pain.[] A 6-year-old boy with a large aneurysmal bone cyst of the C-2 vertebra presented with progressive weakness and right-sided neck pain.[] Children's Memorial Hospital Abstract 10 year old male with neck pain Keywords Aneurysmal bone cyst, lesion, ABC, cervical spine, plain film, CT, MRI, 1083 Publication Date[]

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