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A 17-year-old female asked:

I am 17yrs old symptoms: pounding headache moodswings dizziness stiff neck/shoulder/back heavy head almost imposible to get my headup in the morning?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
See your doctor: Although this could be viral; but the younger the age the more likely chance of bacterial infection. With stiff neck and not being able to get your headup i would worry about meningitis that can become dangerous. See your family md asap. If rapid decline go to nearest emergency room.
Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
NEUROLOGIST: If you are having persistent headaches please consult with a Neurologist who can diagnose and prescribe treatment. Fears & anxiety could be heightened due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Stay safe & hopeful to elevate your immunity.

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