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Aurora, NE
A 24-year-old female asked:

I'm having a lot of head pressure and neck pain. i've gone to physical therapy and he said i had a lot of swelling in my neck. what does this mean?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 57 years experience
Muscle tightness: I suspect that these may be muscle tension headaches but you need an evaluation especially with imaging of your neck to be certain what is going on.
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