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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: Left side of the head? The actual brain has no pain fibers.

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Postconcussive HA: Your headache may be what is referred to as part of a postconcussive syndrome. Or post dramatic headache. The good news is these headaches are general ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Not the brain!! : The brain itself cannot feel pain ! pain is due to pressure or irritation of tissues such as muscles, blood vessels or meninges the headache you are ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
Muscular?: Depends on what other symptoms you are presenting at this time and what events happened prior to the onset of these symptoms. Based on the limited inf ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more info: Did you say the back of your right hand went numb? How long did it stay numb? What were you doing at the time? Did it occur when you woke up in the mo ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Many: But migraine is the likely cause. See doctor.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Jumping, Careful: Symptoms: only that. Almost always very non-specific, meaning have many different bases, person-to-person & time-to-time same-person. Symptoms, combin ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Scuba
24 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Head pain: With symptoms of headache and involvement of an eye on one side, the "most common" things matter very little. You should see a physician to see if the ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Headache?: There are many reasons for a young woman to be suffering from headaches. If you are close to or having your period then, that may be a reason. If you ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Musculoskeletal.: My experience has been, that this phenomenon is usually due to muscle spasms in one side of the head, but you should see a neurologist for evaluation ... Read More
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