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Stabbing pain in right side of head when bending down or getting up from sitting. Leaves aching head and ache behind right eye?

Stabbing pain in right side of head when bending down or getting up from sitting. Leaves aching head and ache behind right eye?

Postural headache: Headaches with a postural component it is always a red flag and need to be evaluated to exclude a lesion in the posterior fossa or a condition with low CSF pressure. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for further investigation and management. ...Read more

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Headache started at nape of neck and is now behind right eye also. Dull and pressured with a slight throb. Is this tension headache?

Headache started at nape of neck and is now behind right eye also. Dull and pressured with a slight throb. Is this tension headache?

Headache: No it is not tension type headache. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for diagnosis evaluation and preventative treatment. Any headache must be viewed as a valid medical disorder and the headache assessment must be comprehensive. The proper diagnosis is the key to successful treatment. ...Read more

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Heavy pain behind right eye whenever I eat/drink chilld products like icecream, coke etc?

Heavy pain behind right eye whenever I eat/drink chilld products like icecream, coke etc?

Not an illness: This is not abnormal. The cold liquid affects some nerves near the roof of the mouth, causing transient pain. It's annoying but completely harmless. ...Read more

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Have had a pain behind right eye for a week now, also get bouts of like water spots in front of same eye?

Have had a pain behind right eye for a week now, also get bouts of like water spots in front of same eye?

Consult an Opthalmol: Pain behind the right eye for a week needs to be checked by your doctor or an Opthalmologist to find the cause and appropriate treatment
You will need examination and check of the pressure in the eye to rule out glaucoma.And exam of your retina as well
This kind of pain can also come from Migraine sometimes ...Read more

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Sharp, shooting pain behind right eye, side of head and top of head. Comes and goes for days. What is this?

Hemicrania continua: Is a rare continuous one-sided headache that never shifts sides. The typical presentation is a dull throbbing ache that is moderate to severe in intensity. The primary area of pain is located in the ocular temporal region or in the occipital area.
Rec. See a headache or orofacial pain specialist. ...Read more

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MRI was ordered bc of pain behind right eye, extreme fatigue.

MRI was ordered bc of pain behind right eye, extreme fatigue.

Occipital focus: An occipital focus usually due to infection will commonly project pain to behind the eye. Check the occiput. ...Read more

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Nerve pain behind right eye, and I feel that my right eye went little bit bigger and higher eyebrow than left eye. What can be the cause of this?

Nerve pain behind right eye, and I feel that my right eye went little bit bigger and higher eyebrow than left eye. What can be the cause of this?

See urgent care: If eye actually seems bigger then retro-orbital lesion with proptosis would be a concern. See urgent care facility for exam of eye, including eye pressure (tonometry), exam for eye movement loss, and visual fields. Various possible diagnoses: depends on details of findings. ...Read more

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When I raise my eyebrows the right one gets higher than left, some times there is pain behind right eye, is this related? Btw im little bit nearsighted

When I raise my eyebrows the right one gets higher than left, some times there is pain behind right eye, is this related? Btw im little bit nearsighted

2 issues: Two issues come to mind, and are not related. One, check the patency of the facial nerve which innervates the eyebrow. Two, check the occiput which when present with infection will project pain behind the eye. ...Read more

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Can I take Maxalt (rizatriptan) even though I took 2 Excedrine pm. I am not feeling good. HA has returned for the second time today. Pain behind right eye : (?

Can I take Maxalt (rizatriptan) even though I took 2 Excedrine pm. I am not feeling good. HA has returned for the second time today. Pain behind right eye : (?

Yes, you can: There is no interaction between the two. Remember, migraine headache should always be taken seriously and its nature established by a detailed history and focused examination by your physician. ...Read more

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Sudden pain behind right eye. Also pain near the temple. Slightly lightheaded. 18 year old female.

PCP can help...: 18 y/o says Sudden pain behind right eye. Also pain near the temple. Slight lightheaded. Most likely Eye Strain from looking or focusing. Pain in temple area might also suggest Migraine. And all put together with lightheadedness might be you are about to get a viral or similar infection. A visit to one's PCP can help clear up the why and give one relief. ...Read more

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What is the cause of pain behind right eye and in right side of brain? Had it for 3 days after bad weather and sleep cycle change.

What is the cause of pain behind right eye and in right side of brain? Had it for 3 days after bad weather and sleep cycle change.

Suspect migraine: Unilateral headaches lasting for 3 days are most often migraines. Weather and sleep cycle disturbances are commonly reported by patients as migraine triggers. However, if you've never had a headache that feels like this before, you should be examined by a doctor to make sure this isn't anything dangerous. ...Read more

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Had headaches in the right side of brain and neck, pain behind right eye, numbness on feet and dizziness whole week. Migraines or something worse?

Had headaches in the right side of brain and neck, pain behind right eye, numbness on feet and dizziness whole week. Migraines or something worse?

Migraines R usually: Not 1 sided. The neck can B a cause of occipital HA's due 2 trapezius tightness. With the whole constellation of complaints an answer regarding them would need an xam by Ur physician. I doubt it's something worse, as they R not all related. ...Read more

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Pain behind right eye and on movement now gone after 3 months with blurred vision. Pins & needles hands & feet. Constant fatigue. Possibly ms?

Pain behind right eye and on movement now gone after 3 months with blurred vision. Pins & needles hands & feet. Constant fatigue. Possibly ms?

Analysis: The eye symptoms might have been a mild case of optic neuritis, or retrobulbar neuritis. Did an ophthalmologist evaluate the process? Your sensory and fatigue issues are non-specific, but do need to be assessed. Have you had MRI studies to date? Have you had referral to neurology? Cannot confirm or disconfirm a diagnosis, currently, but urge you to get consultation. ...Read more

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