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Dr. Andrey Lev-weissberg
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Cluster headache: Unilateral headache, depending on the severity could be cluster headache. If this headache is very severe you should get it checked out. It is espci ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Eye pain after sleep: Eye pain after sleep can be due to: dry eye, foreign body, inflammation in eye, infection (in or around eye, including sinuses), headache/migraine. I ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
33 years experience Pain Management
Eye pain pressure: The eye shades can cause eye pain if the shades are pressed too tight against the eyes. Also, an allergic reaction can occur around the eyes causing s ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Gold
53 years experience Ophthalmology
If they're too tight: If your eye shades are putting pressure on your eyes because they are too tight, an aching pain could result. If your eyes are partially open behind ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Dieck
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Can be dryness: If the pain is when you open your eyes, you may be experiencing dryness, or a recurrent erosion. If this is a common event an ophthalmologist can exa ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Rubin
39 years experience Ophthalmology
Viral : Although other condition ie immunologic and inflammatory can cause especially if you are older, the most common would be a dna virus. Of greatest conc ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Hector
9 years experience Ophthalmology
Pinched nerve: Arthritis, muscle spasm/stress can lead to pinched nerves in your neck that in turn can send the pain throughout your scalp and behind your eyes.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Get checked : by your doctor to determine the cause. It may be a particular form of migraine headache.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
See eye doctor: Some of your symptoms may be due to allergies and there are drops for that, however the eye pain is not typical of allergies. I suggest that you see a ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
COVID concerns: Suspicion for COVID 19 is higher if you have at least 2 of these symptoms: temp of at least 99.6, Cough, Shortness of breath, Chills, Shivering, Musc ... Read More
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