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i get a sharp pain once in a while in the back of my head sometimes small pain but sometime it really hurts

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Pain in back of head: Occasional, sharp, shooting pains lasting only seconds in the back of the head are common. The usual cause is transient pressure on one of the nerves ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marek Bozdech
48 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Please see a doctor.: You need to be evaluated, including an exam to look at your bruises, and undergo lab tests.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Could be serious: Assuming this has just started happening, you need to be seen immediately in an ED. If it has been going on for weeks, you can make an appointment bu ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelly Condefer
19 years experience in Neurology
Occipital neuralgia: hi Amila, You may have an irritation of one of your occipital nerves. These nerves are formed from upper nerve roots of the cervical spine, and they ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Headache: Possible muscle related headache, so called tension headache. Try Ibuprofen or naproxen, light massage, heat compress. If new symptoms or worsening oc ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Perez
18 years experience in Pain Management
Pain: Could be folliculitis, sebaceous cyst, occipital nerve entrapment. Lots of things. Get a doc to lay hands on it.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prasanta Chandra
51 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need an exam : No pvt doctor go to er.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Contact your doctor: The pain could be part of migraine, such as an icepick headache symptom, but you might suffer greater occipital neuralgia on the left. In brief, migr ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Robey
5 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nerves: This is an interesting symptom! My guess is that this may be from a sensitive nerve. We have major nerves with small branches that run through the mou ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Herbert Krob
28 years experience in Neurology
A : A moderate or severe headache that is new or different from those that have been experienced in the past, and that does not go away with over-the-coun ... Read More
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