Doctor insights on:
Back Side Neck And Head Pressure
Random short stabs of pain from back of neck left side to left head. Pressure in left head. Training for marathon, v healthy 34 yr female.?
Varies : Because cardiac problems can cause exercise induced pain running into left arm, I would be seen and checked. That being said, the most likely condition is an irritation of a nerve in the neck causing pain that radiates into the arm; often associated with a condition known as cervical stenosis. ...Read more
Head pressure back of head, neck and low back pain all on left side for week now. Temp around 97-98. Should I go ER or wait for primary care on mon?
Bad head pressure/tension when sitting and standing in back of head and neck, starts as soon as I awake. What could this be? Please help.
Muscle tensioin: Many patients clench or grind their teeth at night for various reasons- stress, sugar, drugs and bad bites. The result is 56 pair of muscles in the head and neck become like a charley horse or muscle spasm and result in referred pain. See a dentist that understands temporomandibular disease and get a diagnosis. ...Read more
Head pressure saw a chiro who helped my head completely adjusted my neck and back now my back is in terrible pain and very stiff neck?
Stop seeing chiro:
Why would you go to a chiro when it is clear that they are NOT helping you. I. Bet they charged you each time for 'treatments' There is a good chance they caused the pain you are in Now they will probably recommend additional treatments to treat the pain they caused!! Stop going. Save your money.
See a real doctor, preferably one who specializes in spine or pain. ...Read more
I've had head pressure/tension/pain in back of head/neck for 7 months non-stop. Could this be spontaneous intracranial hypotension (sih)?
See a doctor: I would recommend seeing a doctor if you haven't already since it has been lasting as long as it has. ...Read more
Getting symptoms of head pressure, sharp shooting pains, crawling sensations, sore neck, dizziness, feels like something stuck in one side of head
Symptoms: Please set up an appointment to a Psychologist. It is most likely;y that the Psychologist will follow you though and you will be very pleased. ...Read more
6 months with consistent right sided temple and head pressure/pain. It radiates to my upper right gums. Clear brain&neck MRI. What could it be?
TMJ Issues ?: Have you explored any dental problems that may be contributing to your pain? ...Read more
Frequent migraines, about 3 weekly, rear head pressure, blurred vision, dizzy when I get up. Some neck/shoulder pains. Upper back pain.
Neurologist: Anyone with such frequent migraines and the other cluster of symptoms you have should see a neurologist for a history, exam and work up of your symptoms. ...Read more
Can an MRI determine if your at a risk of having a stroke in the future? Been having sore neck and head pressure, head MRI had done was normal, tension?
I am feeling head pressure when bending my neck. What could it be. Weeks ago I had crawling feeling under my scalp that got somewhat better with time.
? muscle ?nerve: Your symptoms could stem from a cervical (neck) strap muscle sprain; there are many muscles in the posterior neck that can easily be strained during sleep or when driving a car. Sprained muscles can swell and push on adjacent nerves causing what are called paraesthesias, tingling or crawling feelings in the distribution of the nerve. As long as this gets better, no worries; if worsening see PCP ...Read more
What can cause neck pain and a sudden incidence of moderate to severe head pressure with a buzzing sensation in the head lasting only 5-10 seconds?
Neck problem: I would be suspicious for neck problem. Disc, arthritids or vascular obstruction. Do symptoms change with head movement? ...Read more
No: In general pain from tooth decay is felt in the tooth area or in the jaw. It does not radiate to the neck. If you have tooth decay you should see a dentist soon as it can lead to an infection. ...Read more
Head pressure, light-headed, & difficulty concentrating, stiff neck. Bp 140/100. Possible causes?
Dizziness, brain fog and head pressure on and off for three years. What could it be? Can tension in neck cause this?
Stress related?: It may be stress related if you have appropriately ruled out medical causes by visiting appropriate MD's and following their recommendations. If your primary care physician can find no medical issues/concerns, a referral to a psychologist for stress reduction, relaxation training and overall wellness sessions may be helpful. ...Read more
Wake in the middle of night and in morning with head pressure not bad pain and stiff neck dry eyes sometimes all day worse when shaking head?
Tension Type HA: Once a diagnosis of Tension Type Headache (TTH) has been made, effective management involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological management (Psychological support), and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. See an Orofacial Pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional management. ...Read more
Got hashimotos thyroiditus. Starting levotirox. Feeling weak at the moment, strong head pressure and strange eye feeling, neck pain and ears blocked?
Neck pain, head pressure, sensitivity to light/sound, feel drunk, earache MS on DMD 11 months WBC 1.8, Lymph Abs.3 CD4 55, % 18.2, Cd4/Cd8 ratio .43?
Concerning : Meningitis is a serious concern as u'r 3 primary symptoms that u listed, plus having immune suppression, are at top of list. Medication side effect possible to, but I STRONGLY RECOMMEND u go to the ER. I have had meningitis and it started with severe headaches, then I could not tolerate light and even moving my eyeballs hurt, plus neck stiffness. ...Read more
So much back pain and head pressure. I also have pain on the side of my head. What could be wrong?
I keep having random pains in the left back side of my head. Also, keep having burning/pressure sensation in back of neck to my head.
Pain: Off to your primary doctor as soon as you can get in. If there is a long delay please go to the nearest Emergency facility for care. ...Read more
I hit the top of my head on the freezer handle. The top of my head, right side and front is swollen and I feel pressure. The back of my neck is also?
Common reactions: You describe a minor head injury. If you are knocked unconscious, or if you experience new symptoms (eg, weakness, double vision, seizure, loss of balance) or if you feel worse, you should see a doctor for an exam. Swelling is very common when the scalp is bruised, and neck muscles often tighten up, especially over the 2-3 days following the injury. ...Read more
I have constant pressure on the side of my neck. Also, tension on the back of my head with dizziness. The pain has been there for months now the dizziness started within the week.
Neck distress: Muscle tension in the neck or back of the scalp can be caused by chronic stress or a strain. Dizziness in the form of lightheadedness may be related or could be due to other factors such as inner ear disorder, low blood pressure, anemia,etc. See your physician for an examination and perhaps a referral for stress management therapy will be made after his/her assessment rules out other problems. ...Read more
I had an acdf in march of this year, is it normal to still be experiencing neck and head pain? When I lay on my back I feel a lot of pressure on the back of my head, it feels as if someone is pushing up from the back side.
Neck/head pain. Leaning head foward feel pressure on back of head. Neck hurts off and on both sides. Should I go to dr?
Yes, your primary : Care doctor will do physical ; neurological exams to determine if you need x-rays or other radiographic studies or referral to a specialist. ...Read more
Yesterday I got extreme pain and pressure in left back of head while bending down. Today I had pain and stiff neck on left side. Any ideas?
I have a throbbing pain on the left back side of my head .no neck pain but pressure in my temporal sides as well. What can this be?
It can be time: To get examined and treated: cannot be diagnosed online. ...Read more
I have a really painful pain in my neck, back of my head and pressure behind my ear (all right side). No injury and painkillers aren't working?
A few possibilities: Spasm of neck muscle, malfunctioning vertebrae, migraine, inflamed cervical/occipital nerves, mastoid infection, etc. A good history & physical exam, incl osteopathic hands-on exam may find the cause. Don't hesitate to get help. Most of the causes are benign, but infection could be serious. ...Read more
Throbbing pain comes n goes in left temple head n back side, sometimes on right too, for a week.left ear blocks n pressure on neck.im so worried.weaknes?
Evaluation!: Any time you have headaches associated with weakness you need to be evaluated. I would call your Family Doctor ASAP. ...Read more
Sharp pain shooting up right side of head from neck, swollen right glad in back of neck, pressure behind eyes and sudden dizzy/fainting feeling.
Well : Seek immediate medical attention this could be serious ...Read more
I have severe neck pain and the back of my head is also in pain more on the right side than the left. Swollen glands constant feeling of pressure?
Sounds like your neck muscles that extend up into your scalp are irritated. This may have been triggered when the lymph nodes rapidly enlarged. Why is another question — they respond to perceived threats to your body like infection. Moist heat, mild stretching and some ibuprofen might help. Massages good too. If continues or worsens see your MD.
http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/neck-shoulder ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Sinus pressure in back of head and neck
- Pain in neck on right side and back of head
- Tightness in neck and head pressure
- Pressure in head neck and ears
- Pain back of head left side radiates down neck
- Pain in my right side back neck at near the joint of head and neck
- Tightness in neck and back of head
- Back neck head
- Pressure in the back of my head and neck