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A 22-year-old female asked:

Had a headache bad the last few days dont know if it is my vp shunt when im sitting up it hurts bad but laying down it feel better what is wrong?

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Dr. Varun Verma
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
See a provider: Although many causes of headaches are benign - I don't think anyone will fault you for seeing your doctor. (Especially since you have a VP shunt). So please go and see a doctor - rather than seeking an online opinion.

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Last updated Jul 13, 2015

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