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Why My Head Is Like Is On Fire
With my simple partial seizures, it feels like my head gets burning hot, I always say like "my brain is on fire". Is this normal??
Prodrome/postictal: Depending on when this feeling occurs with regards to your seizures it may represent a prodrome or a post-ictal stage. At times, it can represent an increase in electrical activity that either does or does not lead to seizure. Please speak with you physician about this symptom as it may be responsive to an increase in your anti-convulsant medication. ...Read more
Armpit: Could be a number of things. Two top thoughts would be hydradenitis. The other would be a condition known as pseudohyphae. Both are infections and you likely need to be seen. ...Read more
I feel like something is crawling on top of my head sometimes it feels itchy but it only happens on the left side of my head what could it be?
When i look down and shake my head there is something that almost sounds like srachting on top of the nose what could it be?
Feels like there is something crawling in my hair just on one little spot on the top of my head on the left. What could it be?
Why is my head very tight on my shunt side right side of my head its like my brain swelling what is this? What should I do? Is this serious?
Maybe: if you have a shunt, a change in headache can be a sign of shunt malfunction. A CT or MRI or other evaluation may be helpful. I would recommend that you get evaluated promptly. Excessive sleepiness, nausea or vomiting would be other signs that the shunt is not working properly. Of course, testing may show no change! People with shunts get headaches too... ...Read more
I have a sunburn on the top of my head. It is making me miserable. I get dizzy, feels like someone is tearing my head off. What can I do?
Iv a twitch/tingle on my forehead. not painful. kinda feels like something is pushing my skin out. any idea what is wrong?
My head always feels heavy and sometimes feels like something is crawling in my scalp,sometimes too it feels itchy,I don't know what it is?
I think i have a migraine, the center of my forehead feels like its burning or like someone is pouring acid on it. My migraine medicine isn't working?
Question about: migraine. More information is needed. Burning discomfort in the middle of the forehead must be quite bothersome but this does not suggest migraine. I suggest you be evaluated by a physician to determine the cause and possible treatment for your cephalgia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My bf keeps getting a very cold feeling on his head. He says it feels like there's ice on it. What could this be?
Neuropathic pain…: Resembles burning sensation or pins & needles. Often see in diabetes or with back problems in which nerve is compressed. May be seen with some meds. See pcp for evaluation & options for tx. If diabetic, work with doc to get sugar under control. If due to back problem, nsaids, muscle relaxers, therapy may help, pain management can help; surgery may be needed to relieve pressure. See doc. ...Read more
Bone on the bottom left side of my head seems like it's bigger and it hurts.. Feels like I hit it somewhere but don't remember doing so.. What is it?
I am experiencing shivers on my head. It feels like a rush of coldness only on the ride side of skull. What could this be?
I've got a headache, my ears are pounding, and my face hurts llike it's on fire and my heart is racing what is this?:/
HTN or arrhythmia. : Please check with your doctor you might have HTN or cardiac arrythmia. ...Read more
Formication if not: parasites. Formication is the sense that something is crawling on your skin. It has many possible causes: menopause, Morgellon's Disease, allergies, skin cancer, syphilis, diabetic neuropathy, Lyme Disease, Herpes Zoster, pesticide exposure, mercury poisoning, alcohol withdrawal, medication /drug use such as: amphetamines, cocaine, Adderall or Ritalin (methylphenidate). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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