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A 26-year-old female asked:

I have an explosive headache that comes and goes on my left side, especially with movement...don't get headaches. should i go to er?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carlos Barrios
Child Psychiatry 23 years experience
Especially if: You feel,"this is the worse headache I have ever had in my life." if the decision is made to go to the ER, ask someone to take you or call 911 if it is impairing your function already. Take care.
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Yes: A new onset very severe headache needs further work up.

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Last updated Oct 6, 2014

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