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Can a neck injury cause eye swelling and severe headache?

Can a neck injury cause eye swelling and severe headache?

Head injury: Eye swelling and severe headache sounds more like a head injury. You can certainly have a head injury associated with a neck injury. Head injuries can be caused by rotational forces without direct impact to your skull (like in a neck injury). You definitely need to get checked out by your doc! i am unclear what kind of trauma was involved; i would get over to an emergency room for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Injuries (Definition)

An injury, of any severity, is a condition in which a person has damage to any part of his body. Examples of major injuries include gunshot wounds, knife wounds, large burns, severed ...Read more


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Neck pain, top of head tender to touch, dull headache and cheekbone is sore. Wasn't hit or no head/neck injury recently ?

Neck pain, top of head tender to touch, dull headache and cheekbone is sore. Wasn't hit or no head/neck injury recently ?

Pain in the neck: or cervicalgia, is the most common syndrome seen in PCP practice. May be due to a muscle strain or ligament sprain and with associated symptoms headache, facial pain or TMJ. See your PCP for consultation. ...Read more

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Can a back and neck injury cause my head to hurt and make me feel nauseous as well? I don't feel too well. Please help. Thanks.

Can a back and neck injury cause my head to hurt and make me feel nauseous as well? I don't feel too well. Please help. Thanks.

Yes: A neck injury can cause pain to radiate up the back of the head feeling like a headache. Pain symptoms may also lead to feeling nauseous. You my have had a head injury that was not diagnosed leading to the nausea. See your doctor to get evaluated. ...Read more

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Can a back and neck injury cause pain in other parts of your body?

Can a back and neck injury cause pain in other parts of your body?

Kinetic Chain: It's important to understand the kinetic chain, an injury to one part of the body can definitely have an impact on another part. Pain may alter the way you move, and that can cause additional pain in new areas. Furthermore, if you have a lot of pain in a lower extremity joint, you may begin to favor the opposite leg, overuse it and then develop pain. ...Read more

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Can neck injury cause chest pain?

Can neck injury cause chest pain?

Possibly: Irritation to lower nerves in the neck can on occasion manifest as chest pain. But ruling out the more worrisome causes of chest pain needs to be done. ...Read more

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Can back and neck injury cause nausea?

Can back and neck injury cause nausea?

What r u taking 4 it: Nausea may reflect injury due to the nsaids you may be taking to relieve discomfort from your back and neck injury. Alternatively, nausea may reflect un-recognized head trauma that accompanied your back and neck injury. In either case, please ask your treating physician for his/her advice. ...Read more

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I was injured while at work during a car accident, which caused a neck injury. What should I do next?

First see your : Physician for evaluation and treatment . Next, notify your employer to file a claim under worker comprnsation as per the laws if your state. ...Read more

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Can neck injury from a car accident cause problems later in life if it was not properly rehabilitated?

Can neck injury from a car accident cause problems later in life if it was not properly rehabilitated?

Maybe: Although its possible it really depends how severe your injury was. It's unlikely a minor sprain or strain would result in significant pain years later, but if you developed a disc herniation with radicular pain, and never had it treated, it might be possible. ...Read more

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Can face tingling be caused by neck injury?

Can face tingling be caused by neck injury?

Not typically : The nerves that supply sensation to the face are cranial nerves that exit directly out of the skull and so are not typically associated with cervical spine problems directly. Don't hesitate to be seen for a specific diagnosis. ...Read more

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Opth said floaters caused by aging but patient concerned neck injury to blame. Can opth tell floaters cause by exam? Dr. Didn't ask about injuries.

Opth said floaters caused by aging but patient concerned neck injury to blame. Can opth tell floaters cause by exam? Dr. Didn't ask about injuries.

You won't ever know: For sure what causes the floaters. Best to move forward. Be on the lookout for increased floaters, flashes or curtain blocking any part of the vision. ...Read more

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What do I do to let my spine/neck heal after a neck injury?

What do I do to let my spine/neck heal after a neck injury?

Exercises: In general theraputic and strengthening exercises will help most neck and back problems. These should be learned through a physicial therapist. ...Read more

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What can I could to let my spine/neck heal after a neck injury?

Doctor's orders: No one-size-fits-all answer here. Healing involves different phases, which proceed in a certain order but at differing rates in different people. If your injury is severe, you should be under the care of a spine specialist and possibly a physical therapist. ...Read more

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I have a penetrating neck injury. What should I do?

Go to emergency room: Put pressure on wound if bleeding. Hurry! ...Read more

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What should I do for facial numbness after a neck injury?

What should I do for facial numbness after a neck injury?

See a Neurologist: This is unusual after neck trauma. If it persists, a neuologist would be a good place to start. ...Read more

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Should i be concerned if my neck injury causing weakness in arm need opinions?

Should i be concerned if my neck injury causing weakness in arm need opinions?

Yes!: If you injured your neck and now have weakness in one or both arms, you should see your doctor as soon as possible. You may also need to see a neurologist or neurosurgeon for additional evaluation and treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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Is my neck injury fatal or hazardous?

Is my neck injury fatal or hazardous?

???: Unsure what is the nature of your injury. Without further information I am unable to provide any recommendations. ...Read more

Neck Injury (Definition)

Applied to the neck or cervical region that overcomes the strength of the neck's structures resulting in damage to those structures ranging from muscles, ligaments, joints, discs, ...Read more


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Neck Trauma (Definition)

The chiropractors often refer to whiplash but any type of injury could be termed neck trauma, from soft tissue, ruptured disc, vertebral fracture ...Read more