A 26-year-old female asked:
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does a sinus issue cause the back of head and neck to ache?

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Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Acute and chronic sinusitis can cause pressure/pain in the face and over or between the eyes. But usually sinusitis doesn't cause occipital headaches or pain in the neck.
Answered on Mar 19, 2018

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Not sinus headache: For sure it doesnot sound like sinus headache. Sounds like more of cluster or tension headache. If OTC Meds not working? Go see ur doc
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Yes : Could be other serious problems See Doctor soon for specific diagnosis
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Back of Head: Pains from the back of your head are usually not related to your sinuses. Top candidates would be tension headache, occipital neuralgia or high blood ... Read More
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