A 21-year-old female asked:
Good day im suffering from.servere headaches only on my right hand side it feels like electric shocks and i'm unable to make fast movements or tilt my head back. i've already been for a blood test . please help as the pain is unbearable. ?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Severe headaches : If the pain is severe you should see your doctor. Headaches are seldom diagnosed by blood tests. Some things come to mind. A pinched nerve in the lower back of the head near the neck seems most likely. There are severe other possible things. Trigeminal neuralgia, an inflammation of one of the nerves on the face is also possible.
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