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localized one sided headache do i have a brain tumor

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haresh Jhangiani
32 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No worries: is the headache new are u prone to headache how severe is it if new and persistent warrants an evaluation
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Likely migraine: There are different types of headache- migraine and tension headaches are the most common ones. Migraine headaches usually are one sided headaches- ca ... Read More
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Dr. Henry Friedman
43 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: One sided headaches can be caused by many things. I would see your primary care physician who can help to sort out the likely diagnoses and how to pr ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Likely not: Likely migraine.See your doctor and get a workup for the headaches.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Doubt a tumor: Several considerations, as the head shaking can be a sign of heredofamilial tremor or essential tremor, but cerebellar tremors could also be a cause. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Tumor not likely: You are not likely to have brain tumor, based on the symptoms you described. However, you should see your doctor for evaluation and treatment.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
It might be migraine: Brain tumors are uncommon, so you should not think about that possibility at present. Half sided headache are commonly due to migraine, which requires ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Tumor: A brain tumor is protected by the skull and wouldn't be tender to the touch. Your symptom is highly suggestive of a pinched occipital nerve which exit ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience Neurology
Seek evaluation: There could be many reasons for the symptoms you are describing. If they are persisting you need to be evaluated sooner rather than waiting. Recogni ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Some guidelines: A headache coupled with confusion, dizziness, memory loss, slurred speech, loss of balance, weakness on one side of the body, seizures or blurred or d ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Very uncommon: A headache coupled with confusion, dizziness, memory loss, slurred speech, loss of balance, weakness on one side of the body, seizures or blurred or d ... Read More

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