A 29-year-old male asked:
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i had stabbing pains in head for a week on and off then had a really strange dizzy spell which lasted under a min felt like i was going to have stroke?

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Dr. David Duhon
34 years experience Sleep Medicine
Not a stroke: Relax, neither of those are stroke symptoms. Stabbing pains sound like "ice pick"headaches - irritating, but benign. A single dizzy spell means nothing, and even multiple dizzy spells are usually serious only when caused by a cardiac arrhythmia.
Answered on Jan 9, 2018
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