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Aching dull tight pain around left side of head

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerardo Guerra Bonilla
12 years experience Family Medicine
Migraine headache: Migraine is a disorder of recurrent attacks. A typical migraine attack progresses through four phases: the prodrome, the aura, the headache, and the p ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Head ache: Any thoughts would be a guess without you getting an examination. Having a normal exam within the week though would go against high BP causing a head ... Read More
Dr. Mitchell Cohen
37 years experience Psychiatry
Neck spasm, stress: Temples are a referral area for tension and stiffness in the neck. If you are working for long periods at a computer or leaning over projects, this ca ... Read More
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Dr. Larry Maturani
24 years experience Hospital-based practice
Benign headache: Since you just had a checkup, i presume you told your doctor about this. If these persist, your doctor would be wise to order imaging. Now while it ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Reiter
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Referred pain: This may be an example of referred pain. Pain from your cervical spine is often referred to the top of your head or to the temples. Use some heat on i ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Bader
27 years experience Dermatology
Sore: There is no way to know what it is without being evaluated. Pilar cysts are very common on the scalp, are harmless, but generally do not hurt alhoug ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
You need an exam: Tightness on one side of the head and shoulder along with neck and ear heaviness, that is relieved by lying down, suggest a mechanical cause. It may b ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Increased: atmospheric pressure on your left ear drum because you did not keep your mouth open during asecend or descend of the plane. Take pain medication. It w ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Carr
20 years experience Internal Medicine
This could be...: Could be a variety of things, ranging from harmless to a little more serious. I would consider "scalp fatigue" caused by diminished local circulation ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See below: Pressure on upper cervical nerves by the upper cervical spine can do this. The best approach is to sit in an upright posture or to place a pillow und ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
44 years experience Pathology
Report to your dr: Your symptoms can be unrelated to the tick but may also be due to one the many tick-born diseases assuming enkugh time has passed ( incubation period) ... Read More

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