A 80-year-old female asked:
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Shooting sharp on-off pain on one side of the back of the head and neck for about 2 weeks. Now a bad all-over headache that seems to go down to spine?

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Because of the : Change in nature of your headache for the worse and your age, you should see a physician to rule out some more serious conditions that could be brain related but it could also be from a cervical spine or neck problem as well.
Answered on Jun 2, 2013

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