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I have been diagnosed with IIH and I have been having eye pain and a clicking sound has just started up in my left ear. What is this?
IIH: Eye pain is a significant issue,and a symptom of IHH. Ears clicking likely is related as well from increased pressure on the nerves. Would call your doctor and discuss, IIH can be treated with intermittent LPs, medication or a shunt, Discuss ...Read more
How can you tell if you have allergies, cold or TMJ? Clear runny nose, pain above eye, mild headache, jaw clicking. How to relieve symptoms?
Unlikely one issue: Sinus/facial discomfort would be common to all three. Otherwise, you'd have to have more than one of the proposed causes. TMJ technically refers to the actual jaw joint, which can become inflamed and spawn localized or referred pain and clicking, but unlikely clear runny nose. You didn't mention migraine variant, which could be triggered by TMJ. Get checked out. ...Read more
My eyes are always a little puffy and when I push on them they make a clicking/squishy noise. No pain tho. What is it and how do I get rid of it?
Likely allergic: At your age puffy eyes are most often related to allergies. A clicking, squeaking, or bubbling sound when rubbing the lower eyelids or inner corners of the eye is caused by air and fluid going through the nasolacrimal duct and sac. This is the small tube that connects your tear drainage ducts in the eyes to your nose. That's why when people cry fluid drains from the nose as well. ...Read more
I feel like there's an air bubble in my eye, every single day when I blink it makes a click noise and goes away but then comes back what is it??
Inside or outside ey: The symptoms may be a problem on the outside of the Eye rather the inside of the eye. It may be tendons on the muscles the turn the eye from side to side. I can't say for sure but this can be evaluated by your ophthalmologist as a start. ...Read more
How can I tell if my eye is drifting? I felt a click in my left eye. I don't have any vision problems from it. Please help!
I hear and feel a click in my head it feels as ifits deep in the centre of my brain! Behind my eyes, it's usually when I shift my eyes half a second later I will feel and hear it?
See a doc: That's a very strange symptom and it should be evaluated. I would start with an eye doctor. ...Read more
Can TMJ cause pain and muscle tension around the temples, occiput and eyes? Been having pain there for 3 weeks now and, jaw started clicking last week
Yes: Tmj/tmd has many symptoms, but your issues should be evaluated because it could just be tmd/tmj, or possibly from another trigger or both. ...Read more
I've a migraine, but have a feeling of fullness in my ear with a clicking noise. Also have eye and cheek pain. Have taken migraine tablets and they are not working. I've had it for 9 hours now.
Must see an MD: You seem to have chronic migraine headaches. Migraine is what we call a “waste basket diagnosis”, that is everything else has to be ruled out, especially you need an MRI. This attack sounds more severe than your usual, with ear, eye & cheek pain. It is lasting 9hrs despite medication. You must see your primary care doctor or a neurologist which should order some lab tests & an MRI to rule out other causes of headaches. ...Read more
Doubt it: Honestly, I doubt it very much!Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm a runner And just today I was running and I started to hear a clicking sound in the back of my head I'm getting really worried?
Head clicks: I've seen this complaint before, and it always seems to be a mystery and it's never been anything scary (like a tumor). HOWEVER, I always check everything out. Possibilities include ear canal (wax can cause amplified internal sounds), joint issues in cervical spine, temporomandibular joint problems, and of course, brain issues. See your provider and ease off on running until then. ...Read more
22 year old female suffering from neck clicking and grinding when I turn head side to side followed by stiffness. Osteoporosis is in my family?
Not osteoporosis: Not symptoms of osteoporosis see doctor rule out unlikely djd at your age, try massage relaxation and cervical traction if clicking is painless ignore it, you have 14 knuckle size joints facet joints in your neck they can pop and click from time to time normally i always attributed this to anxiety and muscle tension painless clicking and grinding should be ignored my opinion good luck ...Read more
I hear a clicking or snapping sound in the back of my head but it's not when I'm walking it's usually when I'm still? I can also feel it, no pain.
Displacing disc: Possilble explanation is a displacing disc in either the TM joints or in the cervical joints due to disc laxity. See a neurologist. ...Read more
What: Part of your head hurts?Get a more detailed answer ›
DJD: Probably mild degenerative disease. Without pain or numbness don't worry! ...Read more
Not Tumor: It is most likely loose muscles or tendons or both. ...Read more
I got a clicking noise in my head when I walk or bend my head when walking its scaring me please help?
Not dangerous: The clicking sound is not dangerous. You should discuss it with your doctor at your next visit. ...Read more
I was walking and could hear clicking on the top of my head now I sat down I got a headache. Why is this?
Need more info plz: I honestly don't think anything was literally loose in or on your head.unless of course, you forgot to tell the little man in the control room to buckle in for the walk...you know the little fella keeping the master control room in good operation? Are headaches frequent for you? How bad was it? Did it go away before you got up? I'll send you my information if you'd like to schedule a 1-1. Cheers! ...Read more
Got a clicking sound in my head when I walk or bend my head very worried about what it could be a sign of?
Popping/click sound : Can be your neck vertebrae articulating (moving over) the area that it's attached to, and usually benign. However, you may want to see an osteopathic physician, who could do a complete musculoskeletal examination on you, and see if omt (osteopathic manipulation) could reduce or eliminate it upon treatment, once your neck, head are aligned properly. ...Read more
I sometimes hear a strange click (or possibly even crackle) at the top of my head, it doesn't happen often but it can be provoked by running.
When I'm just sitting still I hear a clicking noise in my head (at my forehead), it clicks a couple times then stops, usually there is no pain.
Clicking in forehead: "Clicking noises" in one's forehead are usually dental in nature, and can come with shifting of the jaw where it joins the skull. The noise is easily transmitted by bone, and may seem to occur in the front of your skull (forehead). See if you can duplicate the noise you describe by consciously shifting your clenched jaw. ...Read more
My neck cracks very often, whenever I take breath, turn head, raise shoulders. I have painful click when I turn my tilted head back.I'm 17 y/o. What is it?
Sounds like you may have cervical muscle strain and disc inflammation. Try warm compress to improve circulation, use cold compress if anymore acute pain develops. Try gentle neck stretching exercises. Over the counter Aleve, Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen may benefit you. You may Also want to try vitamin D3 and glucosamine. See your medical provider if the
Robles continues or gets worse ...Read more
Clicking in my head for 7 months now I notice it more when I'm walking or relaxed in a classroom or in bed there is no pain First noticed when running?
Not sure: Ringing or clicking seem to be separate processes. Might be TMJ problems (see: http://goo. Gl/pfhce), or you might just want to work on strengthening your brain (I like deepak chopra's http://goo. Gl/iuuty). ...Read more
My son always has to tap on his head/ chest and click or crack his fingers he can't keep still it seems to be getting worse?
See pediatrician: You need to see your pediatrician or family doctor who may refer you to a pediatric neurologist if indicated. ...Read more
Been hearing clicking in head and every so often i have really bad pain around shunt area Going back to doc What would u do in situation?
Concur: Go back to Doctor who knows your case. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a click on my atoms apple when I swallow. I do not hurt. Its only when my head is straight.If I turn it left. Right. Up. It doesn't click?
SHCS syndrome: The stylohyoid complex syndrome describes the causative process of a set of symptoms that include clicking sound/sensation in the throat on swallowing, lateral neck or facial pain. An elongated styloid or hyoid bone or calcifications in the ligaments attached to these two bones that help to keep the throat open and not collapsed, can cause this syndrome. Check with an ENT specialist. ...Read more
Once or twice/week when I am waking up, if I yawn hard, I can hear a "click" in the back if my head, and it gives me a migraine. Should I get x-rayed?
Maybe?: May be an upper neck issue? C2-c4 levels. But let your doctor know this and ask which test are necessary. ...Read more