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Ashburn, VA
A 51-year-old female asked:

I've been having bad headaches at base of skull & in temples, with pain in neck & shoulders, it hurts my neck to move my head in downward position. ??

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Cervical spine: Based on your description the pain seems to originate in the cervical spine. While most of the time reflective of degenerative changes or arthritis other causes are possible and seeing your physician for an exam and possible treatment is suggested.
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