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pressure at base of skull

A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Satloff
40 years experience Pain Management
See a neurologist: Some toxin, pathogen or allergen at the occiput or cervical spine is causing inflammatory response, so see a neurologist

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
See your doctor: You need to follow with the anesthesiologist who gave you the epidural.
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Dr. Rita Agarwal
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Not any: MRI can occasionally pick up continuing leak. Usually based on symptoms. If you have continuing positional headache that makes the diagnosis of CSF le ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dave Burns
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Muscle tension: Seek out a specialist that works with temporomandibular concerns and find out if this is your problem.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Second opinion: get another opinion and MRI of C-spine.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Headache syndrome: Its hard to say if you have a chronic headache syndrome, a variation of migraine, or tension headaches, or pain brought on by a muskuloskeletal proble ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Neuritis: 20's male with bilateral pain base of skull that increases w. Coughing might have occipital neuritis, chiari malformatiion or other problem. A n ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
50 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Need consultation: Many headaches that are not able to be diagnosed are caused from TMJ and muscle dysfunction. Consult with a dentist that treats a lot of TMJ patients ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicole Touchet
30 years experience Family Medicine
Severe head pain: Severe head pain is not normal and if this persists you should be evaluated promptly. Feel better soon!
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
17 years experience Family Medicine
Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or alle ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
17 years experience Family Medicine
Headaches: Your headaches could be coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, teeth grinding, sleep apnea/snoring, or ch ... Read More

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