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A 8-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Migraine: Headache and visual scintillation may be migraine and treatable. Pediatrician may need to have studies of abdomen and bowel since the symptoms are no ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nabila Babar
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Migraine: headache could be like that. also neuropathic pains feel like that also. please consult your physician for proper dx
Dr. Louise Andrew
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Ask your doctor: It appears that you have one because of your several studies including CT scan. A change in the pattern of headaches is just as concerning as new ons ... Read More
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Dr. Dustin Colegrove
12 years experience Internal Medicine
A broad differential: diagnosis list including migraine, cancer(multiple types), stroke (ischemic or hemorrhagic), infection (meningitis, abscess). She should be seen by a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Dantes
49 years experience General Practice
Not exactly normal: A headache when blowing the nose is not really normal. However, a brief and mild headache is less likely to be something serious than a severe and la ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
No reason for ER: The ER is clearly the worst place to go for a headache. There are lengthy waits, a very high expense, and the bright lights, noise, and commotion can ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
No!: Headaches are commonly caused by benign conditions such as Migraine and tension headaches which are commonly due to stress. Sharp pains which last les ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
26 years experience Internal Medicine
LIKELY NOT SERIOUS: If any other symptoms see a doctor. If not probably will go away. If head trauma see a doctor.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
See a neurologist : Anytime you black out it is serious and you must be seen right away!! You need an evaluation to find out what is going on
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Neuralgia: Such a sharp, shooting, fleeting pain is characteristic of neuralgia which comes from a superficial nerve in the scalp and not the brain itself. This ... Read More

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