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Headache at back of head

A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kornelis Poelstra
23 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Headache: This usually stems from tension in the muscles in the neck. They are attached at the back of the head, and usually give rise for a headache. Help with ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
About headaches...: Most people have a headache at some time, such as from colds and flus, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, et ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
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If it returns, : See pcp for exam. How old are you? Do you have hugh blood pressure?, any trauma?
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Headaches: Tension headaches are common in this area, but so are migraines which can affect the nerve that supplies this area. Try cold compresses, Aspirin or ib ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
40 years experience Pediatrics
Can be: from an acute viral illness. If it continues for more than a few days you might want to have your doctor check you. -If you have high fever, general ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Farbman
25 years experience Neurology
Stress HA = migraine: Your headaches are almost certainly migraines. Although stress can aggravate them, it is likely that you would still have headaches even if you were c ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Mix of both: You probably have some manifestations of migraine, but perhaps tension components also, and term "mixed headache syndrome" might apply. Meds designed ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. LINDILE SOGA
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Head injury : You most likely had a severe head injury that should have been attended to earlier. Ask your doctor to send yo7 for Xrays and possibly CT scan like ye ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Imaging: Results are worrisome, but they do not explain her symptoms. Including her cervical spine in the work up will be critical as well. Talk to her doctor ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
OB/GYN: You should be seen quickly and evaluated. This sounds as if it has the potential to be severe and needs assessment by an experienced clinician. Go and ... Read More
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