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A 34-year-old female asked:

I have this dull pain below the left side of my skull. it's more towards the left side and back of the neck. it's kinda more often there. what is it?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Impossible to say: It is impossible to say without an exam. It does not sound serious. See your family doctor for an evaluation. It is likely tight muscles and may respond to physical therapy or massage.
Last updated Jul 20, 2014


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