A 31-year-old female asked:
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what pain/symptoms does occipital neuralgia cause?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Typical: Unilateral occipital head pain, usually of a burning or electrical nature, associated with a pain trigger at base of skull behind mastoid bone, and perhaps local numbness over the distribution of the Greater Occipital Nerve of Arnold. Would further discussion via Concierge visit provide assistance?
Answered on Jun 18, 2019
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