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Can decay in teeth be causing my head pressure and neck pain?

Can decay in teeth be causing my head pressure and neck pain?

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

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Can wisdom teeth cause head pressure, dizziness and neck pain?

Can wisdom teeth cause head pressure, dizziness and neck pain?

Unlikely: It's unlikely. See a physician to rule out medical causes first. ...Read more

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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?

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

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Got hashimotos thyroiditus. Starting levotirox. Feeling weak at the moment, strong head pressure and strange eye feeling, neck pain and ears blocked?

Got hashimotos thyroiditus. Starting levotirox. Feeling weak at the moment, strong head pressure and strange eye feeling, neck pain and ears blocked?

It takes time: It takes time for the medication to build up to correct the hypothyroidism. The current symptoms however are not common in hypothyroidism. It could be a cold or something else causing them and not necessarily the hashimoto's or the pill doing it. ...Read more

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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?

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

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Can I still get referred head and neck ache/pain a week or so after 2 wisdom teeth extracted they were badly decayed 1 hour on each to get them out?

Can I still get referred head and neck ache/pain a week or so after 2 wisdom teeth extracted they were badly decayed 1 hour on each to get them out?

Reevaluate: By a week post-surgery you should be feeling better. If not, return to the Surgeon who treated you for reevaluation. You may have dry socket (clot wash-out resulting in bone infection). ...Read more

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Touching my scalp about 3inchs above my right eye causes teeth, face and neck pain on same side?

Touching my scalp about 3inchs above my right eye causes teeth, face and neck pain on same side?

Supraorbital Nerve: The supraorbital nerve is a sensory branch of the trigeminal nerve, and apparently touching a specific trigger point cause pain to radiate throughout the entire cranial nerve branch. You need to be physically evaluated by a local physician and neurologist for a proper diagnosis and treatment. All the best...

https://code. Google. Com/p/ahuman/wiki/HumanNervesCranial ...Read more

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Can a wisdom tooth cause jaw and neck pain?

Yes: Pain from a wisdom tooth can be referred to other areas of the head and neck region. You should check it out with your dentist. ...Read more

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Can papllidema cause headaches, dizziness, eye pressure, neck pain?

Can papllidema cause headaches, dizziness, eye pressure, neck pain?

Increaed ICP: The same thing that's causing the headaches, dizziness, eye pressure, neck pain (symptoms) can also be causing papilledema (a physical sign; not a diagnosis). Constellation of reported signs and symptoms is consistent with increased intracranial pressure and requires urgent medical attention. ...Read more

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I have neck pain sore causes sinus headaches an temple pressure triggers my migraines worse in mornings what is this my doct treating it as sinus?

I have neck pain sore causes sinus headaches an temple pressure triggers my migraines worse in mornings what is this my doct treating it as sinus?

See below: Where is your pain exactly? Do you wake up with the headaches? There are a lot of unanswered questions here that are relevant. Sinus pressure is generally located in the front above your eyes bilaterally or over your cheeks but other possibilities can occur. If not improved after sinus treatment (which, by the way, is one of the most over diagnosed entities in medicine), get rechecked. ...Read more

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My ear feel pressured and I have dizziness, and headache and neck pain. I have fainted and told I have vertigo. Can vertigo cause all this?

My ear feel pressured and I have dizziness, and headache and neck pain. I have fainted and told I have vertigo. Can vertigo cause all this?

Vertigo is a symptom: Vertigo is a symptom, not a disease. It describes dizziness in which you feel the room is spinning around you as opposed to being unsteady. There are certain processes that can cause ear pressure, vertigo, and fainting. One that comes to mind is meniere's disease (fainting in this situation is called drop attacks). A ENT visit is warranted. ...Read more

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Can a lower molar tooth ACE cause left ear and left neck pain?

Definitely, yes: Sometimes the ears and neck will ache because there is trouble with the lower molar tooth (referred pain), but this is not common. Most of the aches caused by dental problems can easily be taken care of by a dentist. Call your dentist for evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes intermittent pain in lower jaws and between chin / throat? Feels like there is pressure under tongue. Neck pain. PCP says not cardiac. TMJ?

What causes intermittent pain in lower jaws and between chin / throat? Feels like there is pressure under tongue. Neck pain. PCP says not cardiac. TMJ?

See your dentist: Many different conditions can lead to pain in the floor of the mouth. Your dentist should be able to evaluate your symptoms and to make an exact diagnosis and treatment. TMJ/TMD seems highly unlikely. ...Read more

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Can a wisdom tooth coming in sideways not yet broke thru gums cause ear, jaw, neck pain/swelling? What's best for swelling? Plan 2 call dentist asap

Can a wisdom tooth coming in sideways not yet broke thru gums cause ear, jaw, neck pain/swelling? What's best for swelling? Plan 2 call dentist asap

All of the above: An impacted wisdom tooth can cause all of the above symptoms,
so yes see a dentist asap for examination, evaluation and treatment options. ...Read more

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I have been having these headaches that are accompanied by neck pain, teeth hurting and pressure in the back of my head...What could it be?

I have been having these headaches that are accompanied by neck pain, teeth hurting and pressure in the back of my head...What could it be?

Need evaluation: I would recommend an in depth evaluation. This could be more than just a sinus problem. Headaches are not often sinus problems, but actual tension or migraine headaches. You also may have some type of neck musculoskeletal pain that is causing the headaches. There could be issues with temporomandibular joint dysfunction. So therefore, you need a good evaluation. ...Read more

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Can neck pain or spasm cause pain the in the jaw when you open your mouth?

Can neck pain or spasm cause pain the in the jaw when you open your mouth?

Torticollis, tmj: If u get spasm in the neck mucles crossing from back to front of neck often people get some jaw joint (TMJ) pain. But often the reverse is also true, if you have popping or grinding in TMJ opening or closing mouth it may be joint causing spasm. Avoid chewing gum ; very chewy foods (taffy etc), also if u grind ur tee that night a bite guard may help "rest" the joint allowing it to calm down. ...Read more

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What is the cause of this metallic taste in my mouth? I have had it for 6 weeks. I also have lower back pain and neck pain.

What is the cause of this metallic taste in my mouth? I have had it for 6 weeks. I also have lower back pain and neck pain.

Metallic Taste: Metallic taste can be from restorations, old fillings, diet, and a myriad of other possibilities. Go to your doctor to determine the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Lower rite bak pain next to spine, presure on rite side frm waist to groin, numbish rite leg, rite neck pain&headache on rite, rite eye presure. Cause?

Lower rite bak pain next to spine, presure on rite side frm waist to groin, numbish rite leg, rite neck pain&headache on rite, rite eye presure. Cause?

Neck and Back Pain: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back and neck areas. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate at what levels and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more

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Simple partial seizure- fuzzy feeling in head. Pressure in nose, teeth and neck pain can last hours?

Simple partial seizure- fuzzy feeling in head. Pressure in nose, teeth and neck pain can last hours?

Unlikely: Most simple partial seizures are shorter duration just few minutes--they are like aura to other seizures--most simple seizures are unlateral, meaning either right or left motor, sensory--at times psychic like deja vu or autonomic--
only sure way is to experience the same clinical experience with brain wave recording showing abnormal electric discharges, in one location in brain
some times it is deep. ...Read more

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Been suffering with constant headaches, pressure in head and eyes, eye pain, neck pain, teeth aching, dizziness, what could it be?

Been suffering with constant headaches, pressure in head and eyes, eye pain, neck pain, teeth aching, dizziness, what could it be?

Get checked: You should see both a doctor and a dentist for evaluations. With these symptoms there could be many causes. There are both dental and medical issues here with some overlapping symptoms. ...Read more

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I'm having a lot of head pressure and neck pain. I've gone to physical therapy and he said I had a lot of swelling in my neck. What does this mean?

I'm having a lot of head pressure and neck pain. I've gone to physical therapy and he said I had a lot of swelling in my neck. What does this mean?

Muscle tightness: I suspect that these may be muscle tension headaches but you need an evaluation especially with imaging of your neck to be certain what is going on. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dizziness, light headed, pressure in face and upper neck pain?

Lightheaded: Lightheaded and dizzy could be symptoms of dehydration, but you usually don't see that associated with pressure in the face and upper neck pain. You could have allergies, which would give symptoms of nasal congestion, clear nasal drainage and watery itchy eyes. Upper neck pain can cause "cervical vertigo, " which can be treated with stretching and anti-inflammatories. You could try anti-histamin. ...Read more

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I have blurred vision pressure in the head and lower neck pain. My blood pressure has also been spiking.

I have blurred vision pressure in the head and lower neck pain. My blood pressure has also been spiking.

Be evaluated asap: Issues could be due to extremely high blood pressure. Red flags include blurred vision, change in mental status (anxiety, confusion, decreased alertness, decreased ability to concentrate, fatigue, restlessness, sleepiness, stupor, lethargy), chest pain, cough, headache, nausea or vomiting, numbness/ tingling/weakness, reduced urine output, shortness of breath. If present seek care ASAP. ...Read more

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Sholder pain started last night now now I have pressure in my head hard to open jaw back pain neck pain can't put head back all the way bck ideas?

Myofascial pain: Myofascial pain with cervicogenic component. Referred pain from the muscles of your neck or other sources, like muscle of mastication. Try conservative home remedy first: spray and stretch, deep massage, relaxation techniques. It should ameliorate the condition. If no improvement in a week see your pcp for final diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Have neck pain and headache every day take high blood pressure medication could this be the medication that make my neck and head hurt every day this is being going on for over 1 month..

Neck: Neck pain and headaches may be from wearing out of your neck and may respond to treatment of your neck problem. I would recommend seeing a pain doctor for this. Headaches can be also caused from your head and are usually treated by a neurologist. Good luck! ...Read more

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Neck Pain (Definition)

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