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Cold Patch Inside Right Side Of Head
Got epidural blood patch 5 weeks ago. My right side of head gets chills and a numbing feeling? What can this mean?
Unusual, but...: Dear Brenda, having symptoms this late after a dural puncture is very unusual. I can reassure you that your symptoms most likely have nothing to do with the epidural blood patch procedure itself. The clot that was formed by injecting the blood into the epidural space was washed away after about four days. You should consult a neurologist if the symptoms persist. ...Read more
I have tingling on right side of head and in front of right ear along with a cold feeling. What is it??
Pounding pressure headache, reoccurring quite frequently. Recent head, chest cold. (Headaches started months before) only on right side of head.
Really bad pain on right side of head, it would start in my cheek bone area, then spread to my right temple and down my neck. I've tried moist heat, cold compresses, OTC medication, nothing works. Please help.
TMJ?: TMJ syndrome is one condition that can be associated with pain in the face radiating to the temple and neck. The pain may be aggravated by chewing. Read about TMJ here> http://bit. Ly/1LTacAC See your physician to see if TMJ or some other disorder is responsible for your pain. ...Read more
Burning tingling sensation in face, dizziness sharp stabbing pain in head neck pain stabbing pain in ear cold sensations all on right side of head?
Can B due 2 facial-: -nerve in origin. It just appears in some people 4no reason. It an inflammation of the nerve, & best 2 C an ENT. 2 B sure there is no treatable process. If none, meds like Lyrica (pregabalin) & Neurontin can B of help, also Cymbalta is often tried. All have an effect on pain pathways. Goes by name of Trigeminal Neuralgia. ...Read more
Pressure feeling in forehead, feels like somethings stuck in side of head causing a pushing feeling. Woke up with cold sensation in head.
Can you feel an aneurysm before it bursts? What does it feel like? Persistent migraines on left side of head and cold sensation on top of left head...
Aneurysm: No, you normally would not have symptoms but if you are having persistent headaches please see a physician and get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more
Symptoms worse: felt the sensation of cold water dripping on left side of head while sitting in class. Headache also, left eye watering. Help me?
Cluster headache with autonomic features. The pain of cluster headache is excruciating and it is not unusual for a patient to yell or cry. The headache has a rapid onset, builds to a peak within 10 to 15 minutes, and may last for two to three hours. Need an abortive medication asap.
Rec.: see orofacial or headache specialist for definitive diagnosis and management.
Good luck. ...Read more
Cold dripping sensation left side of head, headaches (going on approx 3months). Routine blood-clear, awaiting CT scan. Any ideas?
I have a sharp pain in the side of head, toothache, jaw pain, ear ache and I've got a cold. Should I still see a dentist?
Yes: A problem with tooth/teeth could cause most of those symptoms. ...Read more
Possible shingles: Pain with sores can mean shingles and should probably be evaluated by a doctor. If severe, shingles can cause a lasting pain ("post-herpetic neuralgia") which can be fairly miserable. Your doctor can check for other reasons to have pain with sores, including bacterial infection and even certain types of tumors or growths of the skin. ...Read more
Right or left: It makes no difference which side of your head the pain is on. The same diseases can cause right sided pain or left sided pain. L if it is worrisome to you, consult your physician. ...Read more
See below: Lots of things can cause pains like these. Call your doctoor. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination, possibly run some tests, then let you know what's going on and how to fix it. ...Read more
Cough headaches: Are well known. Most of them are harmless. The actual cause is not well-established but may relate to pressure exerted in and around blood vessels in the area of the pain/scalp muscles. They usually spontaneously improve over time. Cough headaches which are longer lasting or associated with unsteadiness or dizziness could be related to a defect in the cerebellum and need prompt evaluation. ...Read more
Any allergies?: Sounds like a migraine since it is on one side of your head. Try 3 excedrine if no allergies. Lay in a dark quiet room to try to sleep. Sometimes ice held or gently pulling and releasing the hair on that side can help. You can repeat the excedrine in6 hours if needed. It is best to treat these headaches as soon as you know you are going to get one and not wait for the pain. Else treat early! ...Read more
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
Many possibilities: Shingles, jawpain (tmj), ear infection, temporal arteritis (inflammed artery on temple area), sinus infection, r cervical (neck) trouble, r occipital nerve disease (neuritis), migraine, cluster headaches, tension headaches, intracranial bleeding/anerysm, infections, tumors, trauma, vision/eye disease (i.E glaucoma) etc...Just to name a few. So, if u r having trouble, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
See below: Lots of things can cause right-sided head pain. See your doctor. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination, possibly run some tests and let you know what's going on and how to fix it. ...Read more
Can half of your head shrink? Right side of head is smaller than left. Almost certain I would have noticed before recently.
Not really: We are all asymmetrical when we compare the 2 sides of our bodies, not only the head. You are just noticing it now most probably. Hope this helps. ...Read more
It started yesterday, I get intermintent pain on right side of head. Is immediately followed by dizzyness. Pain only lasts about3-8 secs?
Check for infection: Eric....typically I find a viral entity present in the middle ear as the culprit for dizzyness. Headache pain is typically also the proximate result of infection. Check all four major cranial joints: 2 TM joints, occiput, and frontal sinus areas. Infection can be identified and then detoxified. ...Read more
See dentist: If the headaches are so fleeting, I suspect that you may have jaw problem. Do you grind your teeth or have problem with your bite? I suggest that you consult your dentist first. If everything checks out ok, then talk to your doctor about this. ...Read more
What are all the causes of head pain on left side of head when looking left, & head pain on right side of head when looking right? 1 month having it
Hard to say: This is difficult to say. It seems very related to motion and the direction you are turning your head. Are you also having neck pain and neck stiffness? This can lead to neck spasms. The muscles of the neck are attached to the side of the head and can lead to the sensation of tightness (ie. Pain) when you turn the head as it exacerbates the spasms of these muscles. A hot water bottle may help. ...Read more
New or chronic: Pain in the distribution you describe has many possible causes. Neck pain radiating to the right side of your head could be something as simple as a swollen node in the neck with muscle pain up toward the head, or it could be something else. Either way, an exam is required to determine what is causing it and what can be done. ...Read more
If you truly: Have a motor or sensory deficit of your left arm coincident with a right sided headache of significance then you need immediate medical evaluation. Transport to an ED now is my suggestion, If a false alarm, then so be it, but better that than ignoring something serious and potentially life threatening. ...Read more
See ENT doctor: Nosebleeds and headaches need to be evaluated, especially if the nosebleeds keep occurring. In the meantime, stop blowing your nose; use over the counter nasal saline spray. ...Read more
Stabbing Headache: Two types of headaches cause sharp transient pain: PRIMARY STABBING HA (Ice Pick HA) and SHORT-LASTING UNILATERAL NEURALGIFORM HEADACHE. The first type can occur anywhere in the head. The second type always occurs in or around the eye or temple area, and is accompanied by one or more of the following: tearing, conjunctival injection, runny/stuffy nose, facial/forehead sweating/flushing, ear fullness. ...Read more
See below: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. ...Read more
Neuralgia?: There are migraine variants that create this kind of pain, and trigeminal neuralgia over the forehead may also explain these symptoms. However, giant cell arteritis may exhibit fluctuations rarely, neck issues possibly, and jaw problems may trigger localized painful spasms. Since there are many possibilities, have your doctor assess the problem. ...Read more
My friend has had a headache on his right side of head for a week it still hasn't gone is it serious?
Go check it out!!!: You can't assume here. He must get it checked out by his doctor or er. A lot of headaches, even simple tension type pain can present on one side only. But he needs a physical exam and possible ct/mri to make sure nothing more serious is going on. Once you know that, then he can be treated for the usual causes of neck/head pain. ...Read more
I have a sharp pain upper right side of head that feels like I am getting hit over the head with an object, what is it?
Ice pick headache: If the pain is sharp this condition is called "ice pick headaches". See neurologist. ...Read more
Headache on the right side of head since yesterdays night. Caught in the drizzle on monday morning and todays morning. Is it normal?
I keep getting short sharp headaches on right side of head. V v painful. Last about 5 minutes then keep recurring several times a day.
Cluster headache: Your headaches require medical attention includin history examination radilogicand blood wprk tx available. ...Read more
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