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Cold Sensation In Head
Dangerous?: No correlation with a symptom of cold from head to toes with a BP of 150, So not dangerous from that respect ...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.
Wondering what this could be cold sensation in head kinda feels like it does when your hand first falls asleep lasts a sec and comes and goes?
See your doctor: These types of symptoms need to be augmented with a physical examination and perhaps labs and x-rays. Talk with your doctor. ...Read more
Headache and neck pain for 2 months. Worsening. Wakes me at night. Can't sleep and now cold wet sensation in head and thumping ear. What could be?
Hard to say: These complaints warrant a full history and exam. Given no history of trauma you could have a chronic headache or something life threatening like meningitis. As it turns out the best approach would be to be examined by your doctor and if unavailable to the emergency room to rule out these life threatening issues. ...Read more
I get this cold sensation on the back ofmy head doesn't last long I also feel like loosing balance but regain controll it happened twice what is it?
Unclear: No age has been specified. This could be neurologic, vascular or endocrinal in nature. If one is having seizures, or TIAs this could be related. If one is having vascular problems such as TIA or ministroke this could be related. If you have diabetes. and the sugar is not regulated then this is important. See your doc soon ...Read more
Rainy Day Feelin?: The sensation of cold and wetness where really there is none can be produced by a nerve or nerve root which is not functioning properly for some reason. See your doctor or neurologist for an examination to look specifically at either your occipital nerve function or your cervical spinal nerve roots. Drowsy all day may have a metabolic cause. Again, you will need some tests and an examination. GL. ...Read more
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
Cold dripping sensation left side of head, headaches (going on approx 3months). Routine blood-clear, awaiting CT scan. Any ideas?
What could cause, tingling in both arms &back, cold sensation in same areas, light headed, ringing in ears, joint weakness, & loss of vision.
Not enough info!: There are many possibilities. It is impossible to give you an accurate guess without a lot more information, incl. How long you have felt this way, your medical history, and list of medications. Please see a doctor ASAP to sort all this out. This may be something simple to treat or something more serious. Get seen and treated, to avoid the chance of feeling even worse! ...Read more
I've been getting ice cold tingling sensation on top of my head that seems to spread. What could it be? Is it serious?
I have been having a cold sensation of the top of my head, a cold freezing feeling. Could this be that I am just cold or something serious?
Not serious: Having a cold feeling on top of your head is not a symptom of any particular illness. I would't worry about it. ...Read more
What could cause a cold sensation to go into my sons (10yrs old) neck and then into his head and remain there for most of the day? (@11-3pm) thank you
Unusual symptom...: A pediatrician or family doctor can sit down with the 10 year-old and chat, to find out what is meant by a cold sensation. There aren't any cold items inside the body, unless one is drinking cold milk or eating ice cream. So, the doctor will want to know if the sensation is in the skin, which may mean something is irritating the sensory nerves to that area of the skin. ...Read more
I keep getting pain on the right side of my head with a warm wet cold sensation is that an aneurysma or something I should worry about?
Probably spasm: The biggest part of the side of your head is a large chewing muscle. This muscle, like all muscles, can spasm causing the symptoms you are describing. Gum chewing, teeth clenching, stress etc. Can all aggravate the muscle causing pain. Try a soft diet, antiinflammatory medications and ice to the side if your head. If not a lot better in a few days see an ENT doctor and your dentist. ...Read more
Cold sensation: Not at all certain what you mean by a "cold sensation", but if it persists, the best thing to do is to see your family doctor and let them work this out. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more
I've had a cold sensation on the top of my head today. It feels almost like someone poured water over my head. What could this be? Anxiety?
I keep having pain in my head n neck. My neck n lower head feel stiff. I was also stressed a lot n have a cold sensation on my forehead?
I've had a numbness and tingling on the left side of my face and head and every once in a while I get a cold sensation on the same side?
Several reasons: Your symptoms suggest possible bells palsy presentations which is temporary to something more ominous like a a small stroke, multiple sclerosis, or a brain mass. You should see your primary care doc right away for the proper evaluation, and if he /she is uncomfortable, they will refer you to a neurologist. ...Read more
Sometimes feel the left side of my head gets numb, it's strange also feel it gets cold, this sensation lasts for a couple of seconds. I Have migraine?
Not the classic: These aren't the classic symptoms of migraine, but it may be similar in some respects. In any case - see a Dr for an exam and take it step by step. It's not likely to be a simple everyday headache with the numb/cold brief description. You'll possiblye be referred to a neurologist for tests. That's fine - don't be alarmed, but find out what's going on. I'll refer you to Dr Saghafi - a good HT neuro ...Read more
Ii am having a cold sensation to any part of my body before the ippisode there is hollow to my nose and my head seriing something one dr confirm panic attact but II am taking the medicine for five month but there is not change yet is it a panic attact?
Panic: Discuss with your doctor the progress & medications alternatives. ...Read more
Can nerve damage affect the whole body, I have a weird (tightening sensation) that affects my head, mostly aggravated in cold weather.?
Cold sensitivity: On the first question yes - nerves can effect the whole body, but your descripation does not seem to fill that bill. Tightening around the head with cold weather makes me think of muscle contractions. Try a muscle relaxant per your M.D. See if it clears. I like Fioracet for muscle contraction hadaches. If it doesn't clear see a neurologist? Not enough info here for a more specific diagnosis... ...Read more
Concussion last year, now have cold water dripping sensation around the sore spot on head where I hit, skin there feels softer. Normal?
Probably: Did you suffer a cut in the area? If not and skin was intact probably part of healing process. ...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
Does this ice cold sensation on the top of my head be an indication of anything that I need to get checked? MRI or CT SCAN?
Sensation: Ann sensation that is persistent should be checked out by a physician before any further investigation would be required ...Read more
What can be causing a cold sensation in my neck and back of my head along with leg numbness my legs will o numb if I cross them orsit a certain way?
Blood supply low: If you position your self in such a way that you cut off your blood supply to an area, you can feel an area cooler with numbness of an area. ...Read more
Tingling/cold sensation all over my skin. Feelings of restlessness, heart palpitations. Pain in my neck+head. What to do?
Doctor: Go see a doctor to be evaluated, many possibilities. ...Read more
Cold, numbing, tingling sensation in my left leg, thigh, and pelvic area and on the bottom of my testicles. Also have tingling on the top of the head.
See doctor: The symptoms don't suggest anything specific. I would get in to see her doctor. ...Read more