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occipital lobe headache

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Possible: A need for glasses can cause headaches when trying to use your eyes. An ophthalmologic exam is recommended if this is the case. If the headaches do ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Teitelbaum
31 years experience Dentistry
TMD: There are over 300 different kinds of headaches, and treatment depends on symptoms it can range from a bite guard to different medicines. A headac ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience Rheumatology
Migraines?: Headaches that are severe as you describe could be migraines for example. However, because of the intensity and similar locations when the headaches r ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Atif Haque
17 years experience Neurosurgery
Unlikely: Classically, subarachnoid hemorrhage presents as the "worst headache or one's life." very rarely patients will have less severe headaches from a smal ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Maughon
23 years experience Pain Management
occipital neuritis : There is a nerve actually a pair of nerves which supply posterior aspect of the scalp or the occipital region. It is called the greater occipital nerv ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sulcus: These are grooves within the brain and they are just stating there is slight difference from one side to the other. It would not necessarily cause any ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
The occipital lobe : Is inside the brain. Perhaps you meant the occipital area (nape of neck), as that can happen and be bothersome. You rate it as 2-4/10, which isn't bad ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter H'doubler
39 years experience Vascular Surgery
Biopsy: I assume you mean temporal arteritis. The diagnosis is made by biopsy of the temporal artery in front of the ear. This is a straightforward proced ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: It is most likely to be an issue with the cervical spine. Have it evaluated and x rays done. if indicated.

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