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when your head hurts in the top what does it mean

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Real Martin
48 years experience Family Medicine
Not necessarily: Many people have hypertension without headaches but some do. Headaches can be caused by many conditions.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Moranville
36 years experience Psychiatry
Many possibilities: Depends on type of pain, severity, duration, etc. I would discuss with your primary physician
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Hoffman
14 years experience Dentistry
More Information: Did you hit it, do you have migraines, do you have headaches commonly, do you drink a lot of diuretics, do you drink enough water, do you have any oth ... Read More
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A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
58 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: This is a symptom that has many causes, I would not ignore the pain. Please have your parents make an appointment for you with your primary care physi ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See your PCP: Any headache must be viewed as a valid medical disorder and the headache assessment must be comprehensive. See your PCP for headache evaluation, tests ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Headache: is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. This condition must be professionally managed. Often use of Excedrin will lead to medication overuse hea ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vijay Tiwari
Specializes in Critical Care
More info needed: What do you take to get rid of the pain? Do you take any medication regularly? How often? When did you get your eyes checked last? Do you have a famil ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Headache: Iteans you have a headache. Of this is new try to find out why: are you in stress? Did you sleep ok? Do you have congestion in Ainus? Is there a sudde ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
11 years experience Pain Management
Tension headaches: Top of the head can mean tension type headache although the nature of the pain along with accompanied signs and symptoms. For pressure like or tensio ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
46 years experience Internal Medicine
HEADACHE: HELLO ~ then you have a classical tension headache. Try OTC ibuprofen with meals 3 x a day. Reduce stress thanks

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