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A 21-year-old female asked:

Today i've had two separate sharp pains on the left side of my head just above my ear, i had one yesterday as well and i'm worried.

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 52 years experience
Not worth a worry: Transient sharp pains occur in all of us. They are usually of no consequence. If you had anything wrong in your head, then the pains would be longer in duration and persistent. So you should ignore these as a big "nothing".
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