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severe headache when lying down

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience in Dentistry
See a doctor: It could be a variety of factors, but a neurologist or headaches specialist needs to be seen who can evaluate your health history, meds, and run other ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Not normal: Headache should not persist for 6 days following a lumbar puncture. Notify the provider that performed it for evaluation and treatment.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Mexas
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
Scary: All symptoms point to a the fact that you are having some type of tachy-arrhythmia (fast abnormal heat rhythm). Given what you're describing, your bo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Many things: Such as blood pressure change, a blocked artery, problem in the brain or a metabolic problem.You should get checked.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
Positional headache: May be due to sinus disease, HTN, colloid cyst of the 3rd ventrical and CNS tumors as well as pseudo tumor. Need more information to narrow this down ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Haber
35 years experience in Neurology
? sinus: Most likely sinus disease but consider vascular or other structural lesion. See a neurologist to evaluate further.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Call your Dr!: Headaches are common, however if it's the worst headache of your life, it could be more serious and should be evaluated by a Dr, especially if there i ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience in Ophthalmology
Increased pressure: See your doctor. There are a few common causes, including benign intracranial hypertension. Of course, increased intracranial pressure may not always ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ilene Ruhoy
20 years experience in Neurology
Please seek care: Acute onset of vertigo and positional headaches require urgent evaluation to rule out bleed, meningitis, or cause of increased intracranial pressure. ... Read More
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