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A 24-year-old female asked:

I have head and neck pain on the right side. it also hurts when i lay on the right side.?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 41 years experience
Go left!: It may be that there is a degenerative spur or small joint (facet) issue or even a disc problem that can be the cause of your pain that is aggravated by position. If it is troublesome for you, get it checked.
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Dr. Craig Morton
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 19 years experience
Neck arthritis: There are several joints and intervertebral discs in the neck. These can wear out over time leading to pain. Degeneration of the joints or discs can cause neck pain, headaches, and/or shoulder pain.
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A 18-year-old male asked:

Why would neck pain that goes to the head cause right side to have pain?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Babu Welch
Neurosurgery 25 years experience
Need more info: Need to know which side head pain, which parts of body hurt and which side.
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Last updated Feb 9, 2017

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