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pressure in the back of my head and neck

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Needs examination : It can be due to several causes, muscles, tendons, bones, or other problem in your neck, kindly see your doctor who may order some studies or refer yo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience in General Practice
Musculoskeletal?: Pain in occipital region with upright posture suggests effect of a 10 lb head stressing fascia, muscles, & tendons that support head against force of ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mara Fiorentino
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Headaches/Neck pain: The association of headaches and neck pain may be seen in cases of tension, problems with posture, lack of sleep, and with trauma or lesions of the ce ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
13 years experience in Internal Medicine
Take it easy: Sounds like you had a thorough exam and investigations, including MRI and mrv. The "pressure" in head could be because of "tension headache", which ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Levine
27 years experience in Neurosurgery
Spinal headache: This is a spinal headache. The small hole in the covering of the nerves and spinal cord that allowed the doctor to get the fluid is stil leaking. Th ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashid Khan
32 years experience in Internal Medicine
TOS: One possibility is thoracic outlet syndrome which is a condition that involves pain in the neck and shoulder, . The thoracic outlet is the area bet ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Head pressure: Head and neck pressure and pain can be challenging to diagnose and treat. Ask you doctor for a more thorough evaluation with possible imaging studies ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Decongestants: If what you are describing is sinus related then a decongestant like sudafed may help. If it continues, I would be seen as it could be other things
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Van der Harst
34 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
No: Headaches are non-specific, not necessarily the result of chiari malformations, and can be managed with lifestyle and medical support. The malformati ... Read More
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