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what would cause the left back of my head to hurt

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
19 years experience Pain Management
Occipital neuralgia: The greater and lesser occipital nerves live in the back of the head on both sides. The lesser nerve runs towards your ear and the greater nerve runs ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Marra
28 years experience Radiology
Possibly: Yes, brain tumors can cause headaches! The good thing is that “statistically speaking”, they are pretty low down on the list as the vast majority of h ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Headache: SOUNDS LIKE MUSCLE CONTRACTION HEADACHE
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMJ: Hello. Yes TMJ can specifically cause these symptoms. See your dentist who may be able to initiate treatment.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Armstrong
26 years experience Neurosurgery
Many causes: Your age is a little concerning for these symptoms. If you were in your teens, these types of activities can cause headaches anytime with exertion. ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
Many things...: We would need more information in order to give you an accurate answer but possible causes: muscle spasm, nerve irritation, if there is a lump it coul ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Spasm of neck : muscles and a few seconds is nothing to be concerned about.
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Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Headaches : Headaches and their causes can be complicated, difficult diagnoses to make. Since it is dizziness and weakness, you should make an appointment with yo ... Read More
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Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Headaches : Headaches and their causes can be complicated, difficult diagnoses to make. Since it is dizziness and weakness, you should make an appointment with yo ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
See an ENT: It is doubtful that the "bump" on the back of the head is related to vertigo. A 20 year old with true vertigo needs a thorough detailed evaluation. ... Read More

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