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The lower, center of the back of my head feels like there's an injury (long cut) and burns, but there's nothing topical. What could this be?

The lower, center of the back of my head feels like there's an injury (long cut) and burns, but there's nothing topical. What could this be?

Possible shingles: If only on one side of head it could be shingles from prior chicken pox. This commonly presents as an uncomfortable skin sensation before the rash shows. The issue is not the rash, which clears rather quickly, but rather that you can develop pain that lingers- post herpetic neuralgia. See your MD for evaluation so you can start appropriate medication early if needed and avoid long term problems. ...Read more

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For the last month I sometimes get a very sharp, burning, sensitive pain in my upper and middle back & now head. I was wondering what it could be.?

For the last month I sometimes get a very sharp, burning, sensitive pain in my upper and middle back & now head. I was wondering what it could be.?

Muscle spasms: Spasms can pinch on the tiny nerves that go to the skin. Areas of stress like upper back can feel that way. The answer is stretching, massage or physical therapy....if its getting worse get a quick check at the doctors just to make sure that they can feel those areas and confirm or change the plan ...Read more

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What can cause a burning sensation up your back to your head?

What can cause a burning sensation up your back to your head?

Neuralgia: What you are describing is nerve pain which is described as burning in nature, likely secondary to a pinched nerve either C2 or C3 dermatome. ...Read more

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I have burning sensation on the left side of my body from head to back. What causes the pain?

Atypical symptom: Burning in such a large area of your body is atypical. I am not sure of the cause but if it is central nervous system related it has to be coming from right side of the brain possibly thalamus. This however extremely rare and very unlikely. Most likely there is some other non nervous system related explanation. ...Read more

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I'm having a burning sensation at the back of my head. What is it? I have no medical history for this before or related to it.

I'm having a burning sensation at the back of my head. What is it? I have no medical history for this before or related to it.

Have someone look: It is either a skin (scalp) problem or muscle spasms such as neck. Have someone look and tell you if there's a rash or redness or hair loss. Otherwise pinch your shoulder and neck muscles to see if you get the same burning pain. In which case You could try acetaminophen or nonprescription analgesic.I don't think it would be a problem in the cranial bone or in the brain (in case you are wondering). ...Read more

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What is this burning sensation in the back of my head?

Occipital neuralgia: While several conditions could cause someone to have burning sensation in the back of the head, occipital neuralgia is definitely part of the differential diagnosis. Go get checked by a neurologist. ...Read more

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Why do I have a burning in the back and right side of head?

Why do I have a burning in the back and right side of head?

Needs to be checked: You need to be checked, need a detailed history and physical examination, and if indicated imaging test like MRI etc to find out what your problem is. ...Read more

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What could cause a sharp burning pain on the back of the head?

What could cause a sharp burning pain on the back of the head?

Tension: The back of the head upper back is a typical location for tension headaches. If it is associated with other symptoms like double vison nausea or vomitting see a doctor immediately. ...Read more

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I have a sensitive knot on the back of my head that only comes up when I dye my hair have burning in head?

I have a sensitive knot on the back of my head that only comes up when I dye my hair have burning in head?

Dermatitis: Dyes can cause scalp inflammation and lymph node enlargement which may be the knot you feel. You should not use dye again until you are evaluated. Further use can lead to worse dermatitis and hair loss. ...Read more

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Hi ive been gerting a very strange feeling in the back of my head like a burning ive never sufferd from any sort of headaces before?

Hi ive been gerting a very strange feeling in the back of my head like a burning ive never sufferd from any sort of headaces before?

Need exam: There are several things that this could be. Shingles, nerve impingement, etc. If this is a new symptom, may need to be seen in person. ...Read more

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I'm having strange headaches that are just on the back of my head - with burning tingling sensations on my head and face. What could it be?

I'm having strange headaches that are just on the back of my head - with burning tingling sensations on my head and face. What could it be?

It COULD be...: ...not saying it IS, but it COULD be, occipital neuralgia. This is often diagnosed and treated by neurologists but knowledge about this is not necessarily limited to neurologists. Astute and experienced PCPs can address this as well. ...Read more

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Could fibromyalgia cause horrible pain in the upper back flesh and tissues accompanied with very hot sensation reaches back of my head, burning hot?

Could fibromyalgia cause horrible pain in the upper back flesh and tissues accompanied with very hot sensation reaches back of my head, burning hot?

Not likely, but can!: This is not a typical fibromyalgia complaint, but I have seen unusual ones. I would see someone to excluded other causes! ...Read more

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Could fibromyalgia cause pain in the upper shoulders &very hot burning sensation that goes along the back of my head. Ifeel shoulders painful &hot also?

Could fibromyalgia cause pain in the upper shoulders &very hot burning sensation that goes along the back of my head. Ifeel shoulders painful &hot also?

Possibly: If the pain is generalized and there are areas of soft tissue tenderness, then it is likely fibromyalgia. Localized pain just to the neck and shoulder areas is unlikely to be fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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Why do I get a burning sensation in my neck and in my back of my head?

Why do I get a burning sensation in my neck and in my back of my head?

Possible nerve: Irritation. While it could be just muscle spasms or irritation, the fact that it burns leading up to the back of your head, it may be nerve irritation, often including the greater occipital, lesser and third occipital nerves. You will need a physical exam to be sure, but try neck range of motion exercises, gently, until you see a doc. Safe exercises can be found at www. Spine-health. Com. ...Read more

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I'm having some burning and pinching pain in the left back side of my head and it's very tender to touch. Any ideas?

Needs to be checked: It needs to be looked at by your doctor. There may be scalp infection, like a boil or something else, and only can be diagnosed by feeling it in the scalp. ...Read more

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I'm having a burning sensation on the back if my head for 4 days straight now mix with pain and now I feel nauseous?

I'm having a burning sensation on the back if my head for 4 days straight now mix with pain and now I feel nauseous?

See your doctor: I don't know your health history, how long you have had the headache and when the nausea began. I would recommend you get examined by your health provider, since the nausea may be an important new development. ...Read more

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I have been also experiencing burning sensations in the back of my head. I noticed a small knot as well, maybe a cyst, ? What is this sinusitis?

I have been also experiencing burning sensations in the back of my head. I noticed a small knot as well, maybe a cyst, ? What is this sinusitis?

Probably not: Trauma (blow) to the region would give you a bump. Other causes can include inflammation, tumor (most likely benign), but it does not sound like sinusitis. Consult your pcp. ...Read more

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What causes hot burning sensation in the whole back till the back of head. Could fibromiyalji be the cause or is there any other. What I do for relief?

What causes hot burning sensation in the whole back till the back of head. Could fibromiyalji be the cause or is there any other. What I do for relief?

Paresthesia: Paresthesia refers to a burning or prickling sensation that is usually felt in the hands, arms, legs, or feet, but can also occur in other parts of the body. The sensation, which happens without warning, is usually painless and described as tingling or numbness, skin crawling, or itching. Chronic paresthesia is often a symptom of an underlying neurological disease or traumatic nerve damage. ...Read more

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What would make me have like a burning headache on my right side of the head that goes down the back of my head into my neck and a burning nose?

What would make me have like a burning headache on my right side of the head that goes down the back of my head into my neck and a burning nose?

Consider Neurologist: In a 30 yo woman a diagnosis is Trigeminal Neuralgia is not terribly common but the symptoms descibed are consistent with that diagnosis. There is a work up to be done, but this will get initiated by a neurologist. TN is more common >50yo and in women.

A diagnosis of Migraine is also possible, but seeing a neurologist, will help diagnose the problem. ...Read more

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I keep getting these lumps on the back of my skull reminiscent of falling and hitting head but I haven't fallen. They burn and feel raw but arent?

I keep getting these lumps on the back of my skull reminiscent of falling and hitting head but I haven't fallen. They burn and feel raw but arent?

Cysts can mimic: At times, hair follicles or sebaceous cysts can cause lumps to form in the scalp. If they are multiple or enlarging, get them looked at. ...Read more

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When I pull my foreskin back in the bath when its softed it ok till I get hard and my head got purple and feels like it burning any anwsers?

When I pull my foreskin back in the bath when its softed it ok till I get hard and my head got purple and feels like it burning any anwsers?

Maybe phimosis?: You may have a condition called phimosis--the foreskin is too tight forming a ring around the head (glans penis) during an erection. Because it isa too tight, blood does not circulate normally and thus can cause symptoms you mentioned. This is treatable. I recommend seeing doc for eval.
Good luck. ...Read more

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I have the burning and pain in the back of my head I wanted to know if it's got anything to do with my cuz I have type 2 diabetes and I want to do?

I have the burning and pain in the back of my head I wanted to know if it's got anything to do with my cuz I have type 2 diabetes and I want to do?

Start with your PCP: Without a more thorough history and physical exam, my first suspicion would be C2 cervical radiculopathy, but a scalp and supplying cutaneous nerve disorder like early shingles must be considered, so a careful search for a rash would be important. Diabetic peripheral neuropathy would not be a likely consideration given the long nerves of the lower extremities being the more likely site of onset. ...Read more

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I have a slight burning sensation on the left side of my head, my shoulders and back. I sometimes feel it in my left arm. What, possibly, could it be?

I have a slight burning sensation on the left side of my head, my shoulders and back. I sometimes feel it in my left arm. What, possibly, could it be?

R/O DISC DISEASE: Your description of the pain sounds neuropathic in nature. You need a full exam and focused Neuro exam. Full lab tests including TFTS /Vit b12/Vit d/ Lyme disease. If symptoms persist an you have increased knee reflexes, MRI of brain would be needed to evaluate for MS. If reflexes are weak or foot drop is present. Mri of cervical spine is needed to rule out herniated disc or mass effect. ...Read more

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Burning sensation on top of my head (inside), like a pressure in there, like something is moving inside and produces a burning sensation (top and back?

Burning sensation on top of my head (inside), like a pressure in there, like something is moving inside and produces a burning sensation (top and back?

Burning: This is most likely to be an irritability/inflammation of superficial nerves, skin or muscles in the scalp rather than a brain problem. Check for any signs of scalp inflammation. If symptoms persist or worsen, have an examination by a physician. ...Read more