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A 17-year-old female asked:

i have a bad pain on the top right side of my head what does it mean?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
See your PCP: Any headache always must be viewed as a valid medical disorder and the headache assessment must be comprehensive. See your PCP for: headache evaluation, rule out secondary cause, tests, imaging and treatment options.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
See MD: Not normal. See MD for persistent head pain.

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A 31-year-old female asked:

Severe pain on top left side of head when standing up from sitting or lying down. Painful, throbbing, stabbing. Lasts about 5 minutes. ?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Some considerations: Might wonder if jaw or dentition playing a role, but pain could be secondary to neck, plexus locations. Certainly might consider even sinus problems. Have your regular doctor evaluate these possibilities.

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