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What causes stiffness in neck and pain in back of head?

What causes stiffness in neck and pain in back of head?

Needs medical eval: Diagnosis of this and any medical condition really needs medical examination, it could simply be cervical or muscular, but whenever stiff neck occurs with new or different quality headaches further neurological testing may be needed. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the left side of neck?

What causes pain in the left side of neck?

Neck arthritis: There are several joints and intervertebral discs in the neck. These can wear out over time leading to pain. Degeneration of the joints or discs can cause neck pain, headaches, and shoulder pain. You can also get neck pain from a muscle strain. In some cases pain in the left side of the neck could be related to your heart so be sure to see you physician. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the left temple of the head?

What causes pain in the left temple of the head?

A few things: Could be due to migraines or food sensitivities. Could be secondary to stress or medication rebound. While you are young, it is still worth getting evaluated as severe temple pain can be associated with some serious complications, such as vision problems that you would want to avoid. ...Read more

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What are the causes of throbbing pain that originates in neck but shoots into head and eye?

See MD asap: Depending on any other symptoms you may have (were you lifting anything heavy recently; did you have a cold or other virus recently): neck pain shooting to the head and eye needs to be evaluated for a carotid dissection, which is rare. Otherwise it might be muscular pain, but vascular causes must be ruled out. ...Read more

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Wht are the causes of pain in occipatal region?

Wht are the causes of pain in occipatal region?

Various: Most often due to muscular tension mechanisms such as seen in tension cephalgia, but could be due to greater occipital neuralgia, local lesions involving skull, cysts involving skin and hair, referred pain from neck or even brachial plexus, etc. ...Read more

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Cause of pain in neck shoulder and across chest?

Cause of pain in neck shoulder and across chest?

Heart?: At your age, the thing I would worry about the most is angina or heart attack. See MD or ER NOW. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the left side of head?

What causes pain in the left side of head?

Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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What causes pinching pain in the scalp on side of head?

What causes pinching pain in the scalp on side of head?

Depends...: It could be as simple as a run of the mill headache to something more serious. If it does not improve consult with your doctor. If it is associated with more concerning symptoms such as dizziness, blurry/double vision, etc seek urgent medical attention. ...Read more

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Can forward head posture be the cause of the following symptoms? Headache, mucus in back of throat (gerd/lard), fatigue, dizziness, neck/back pain...

Can forward head posture be the cause of the following symptoms? Headache, mucus in back of throat (gerd/lard), fatigue, dizziness, neck/back pain...

Structure & function: Headache, mucus in back of throat (?Pnd vs, (ler), fatigue, dizziness, neck/back pain are all non-specific, often due to an identifiable condition or a named disease process. Without knowing what specific condition(s) is(are) causing these symptoms, it would be incorrect to attribute one vague physical sign (ie forward head posture) to a set of vague symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes head and neck pain for arthritis in the cervical spine?

What causes head and neck pain for arthritis in the cervical spine?

Facet Disease: Arthritis of the cervical spine is also known as cervical facet disease. Facet joints are small joints in the back part of the spine that can be responsible for neck pain and headaches. ...Read more

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Can muscle spasm in the neck cause ear ache and ache at the back of head?

Can muscle spasm in the neck cause ear ache and ache at the back of head?

Sometimes: Perhaps. May be TMJ. Ear pain, or sounds of cracking in the ears: ringing/popping sounds in the ears (tinnitus) or a sense of fullness in the ears. See TMJ expert if this sounds like you. ...Read more

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What causes headaches in left side of head?

What causes headaches in left side of head?

Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the head left side?

What causes pain in the head left side?

Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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Experiencing headache and pain in the back of the neck?

Experiencing headache and pain in the back of the neck?

Cervical spine.: That combination of symptoms leads me to think you have cervical spine pathology. This can causer neck pain, of course, as well as a headache that arcs over the head, as if you were putting on a helmet from back to front. ...Read more

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Could anxiety cause pain in the front of my neck?

Could anxiety cause pain in the front of my neck?

Anxiety: Possibly, but you should check with your doctor to rule out any medical causes. If cleared consult a mental health professional who specializes in treating anxiety. Best. ...Read more

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Can a sinus/ear infection cause eye pain with head pain in the back of the head?

Can a sinus/ear infection cause eye pain with head pain in the back of the head?

Yes: A sinus infection can cause referred pain around the eyes. Pain in the back of the head may not be related to the sinus infection, but could be related to the ear infection. Probably best to see an ear, nose, and throat specialist. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of dull, persistent pain in left side of chest?

What could be the cause of dull, persistent pain in left side of chest?

See details: The 3 most common causes are chest wall issues, cardiac or pulmonary disease, you need to have this problem evaluated by a doctor to rule more serious issues. ...Read more

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What would cause pressure in the left back side of the neck and sharp shooting pains accompanied by popping noises and causes eye irritation.

What would cause pressure in the left back side of the neck and sharp shooting pains accompanied by popping noises and causes eye irritation.

Occipital pressure: Could be nerve irritation occipital neuralgia or cervicalgia, or I have seen it with herpetic infection need acyclovir 200 mg 3 tabs TID x 5 days or shingles ( same treatment). rarely lyme ( may not be in islands) Follow up today with urgent care /doctor we take eye issues very seriously ...Read more

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What can cause one sided frontal neck pain? The loc. seems to be over my carotid artery. The pain comes and goes.

POLYDYPSIA: Drinking water is pointless ,misguided and may land you in trouble if vastly excessive over o long time.POTS responds to restoration of resting vagal tone attained by cardiovascular training it is largely reflective of physiologic deconditioning. ...Read more

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Frontal & maxillary pressure, headache, tired eyes,scratchy throat, and post nasal drip. Lymph node size of pea under R jaw. Can this cause node swell?

Frontal & maxillary pressure, headache, tired eyes,scratchy throat, and post nasal drip. Lymph node size of pea under R jaw. Can this cause node swell?

Probably : It sounds like you have inflammation in your sinuses and nasal passages. Perhaps allergies or possibly infection. Either could cause a prominent lymph node. I would recommend stomatic treatment with a non sedating antihistamine and a nasal steroid. Both are available over the counter. Ask your pharmacist. If symptoms persist for more than 2 weeks or worsen see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it common for the nodes in your neck to be swollen when you're experiencing frontal sinuses?

Is it common for the nodes in your neck to be swollen when you're experiencing frontal sinuses?

Swollen gland: Likely what you are describing is something called lymphadenopathy, which is swelling and inflammation of lymph nodes. This can lead to pain and can be aggravated by movement, depending on the location of the swollen lymph node. Generally speaking, most lymphadenopathy is caused by infectious processes. This could be viral or bacterial. Frontal sinusitis can potentially be the cause in the neck. ...Read more

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Currently tampering lorazepam 1mg slowly after 6month of use. Started to get frontal headache and neck pain. Anything i can take during day time?

Currently tampering lorazepam 1mg slowly after 6month of use.  Started to get frontal headache and neck pain.  Anything i can take during day time?

Consult your doctor : I strongly recommended that you go in to see the doctor who is prescribing this medication for you to guide you through these symptoms, it could be dangerous to not inform your doctor of your progress. He/she will be able to evaluate you, check your vital signs, and then decide on the best course of treatment, or any alternative medication (if needed) based on your evaluation. ...Read more

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When I move my head in a certain direction I get huge sharp shooting pains running from the top of my neck to the frontal lobe of my brain.

When I move my head in a certain direction I get huge sharp shooting pains running from the top of my neck to the frontal lobe of my brain.

Occiptal nerves: This pain can be from occipital nerves or upper neck pathology. See a physician for an evaluation and to make sure this is not from something serious. ...Read more

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Woke up w/ headache in left temple,neck hurts, headache in right frontal area. Back of head and neck throbs when I move and walk around?

Woke up w/ headache in left temple,neck hurts, headache in right frontal area. Back of head and neck throbs when I move and walk around?

Go to ER.: If this has happened before, then it is likely from migraine.If this is new especially when there has been a history of recent head trauma, then you should consider going to the ER now. ...Read more

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Cough & stresful week+cried+physical lifting.Pain from above left eye,frontal,parietal & to back of neck.had NS xray & showed nothing.is it migrane?

Cough & stresful week+cried+physical lifting.Pain from above left eye,frontal,parietal & to back of neck.had NS xray & showed nothing.is it migrane?

Unlikely: Unless you have history of migraines - then could be.Your history is most consistent with muscle tension (won't show on x-ray or any other test) but can be felt by a good doctor.Cough, lifting, stress, crying all tend to pull ribs &/or neck out of whack, tightening muscles all the way from mid-upper back to side of head.A good osteopathic hands-on exam might find the cause & manipulation may help. ...Read more

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Pain above left eye,frontal,pareital,occipital, back of neck for 7days.had dolopar,flexon,nims,brofon.nothing worked.is it migriane,thyroid disease?

Pain above left eye,frontal,pareital,occipital, back of neck for 7days.had dolopar,flexon,nims,brofon.nothing worked.is it migriane,thyroid disease?

A few possibilities: Could be tension headache (HA),but they rarely last that long.Sinus HA-if severe-can cause all your symptoms.Onset & type of pain are impt: if it started in neck/upper back-could be musculoskeletal dysf.Could be viral or Zoster.Could be inflammation of cranial nerves.Time to see dr.Osteopathic manipulation may help if rib, vertebral, or cranial problem, sinusitis.Neuroprolotherapy could help. ...Read more

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Heavy feeling in frontal lobe, like fever...turned out to be 98.3 temp. Tingling in throat and chest, headache, swollen jaw lymph node,and maybe groin?

Heavy feeling in frontal lobe, like fever...turned out to be 98.3 temp. Tingling in throat and chest, headache, swollen jaw lymph node,and maybe groin?

Dr. can check throat: Throat symptoms with node enlargement can be from cold viruses, strep throat, other viruses, sometimes allergies, etc..., except that allergies usually don't cause a fever. Doctors have rapid 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics if needed. If one does not have a primary care doctor, a visit to a reliable urgent care clinic will do. ...Read more

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Dx: palatal tremor and trigeminal neuralgia. Mri single hyper intense frontal gyrus. 23 years old. Left eye pain and right throat pain. Is this ms?

Dx: palatal tremor and trigeminal neuralgia. Mri single hyper intense frontal gyrus. 23 years old. Left eye pain and right throat pain. Is this ms?

Possible: But i would expect there to be more MRI abnormalities other than what you have mentioned? A lumbar puncture in order to run labs on your spinal fluid may be enlightening. ...Read more

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What causes pain behind the neck?

What causes pain behind the neck?

Muscles: The neck is held up by spinal bones, ligaments , tendons and muscles. Likely you have a tension type muscular skeletal dysfunction.
This is treated by OTC meds like Advil, Tylenol. Also good for headache.
Massage, chiropractic manipulation can also relax the muscles and realign the natural curve in your neck.
See a doctor if not better in 24 hours for examination. ...Read more

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What causes blackness around the neck?

What causes blackness around the neck?

Blackness around neck: acanthosis nigricans. Google it and look at images. If it matches then think about diabetes. Show to your dr. ...Read more

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What causes limp neck?

What causes limp neck?

Up to 3 mo/age-norma: Babies are born with no strength in the neck to hold their head. Around 3 month of age they're passing their first milestone in their development, when they started to hold their head, laying on the tummy. There are always +/- couple of weeks, when does it happened. If the problem persiit's beyond this period, there are several pathological conditions which might be causing it, including inherited. ...Read more

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What causes neck shakiness?

What causes neck shakiness?

See below: It depends. Can you control it? Is it provoked? Is it constant or intermittens do you have a family history of tremors? Are you on the medications? All this information will help your physician to decide on the diagnostic tests and treatment plan. ...Read more

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What can cause neck injuries?

What can cause neck injuries?

Trauma, posture &...: Weakness. Whiplash or sudden traumatic forces are common causes but so are improper posture while sitting, bad ergonomics, and lack of exercise, movement. These cause weakness of the cervical muscles resulting in micro-instability and premature wear and tear of cervical spine, as well as strain on the neck. ...Read more

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What causes neck to be swollen?

Many things: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more