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Also called cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, & can be a symptom of a number of conditions affecting those areas. It originates from pain-sensitive structures such as cranium, muscles, nerves, vessels, subcutaneous tissues, eyes, ears, sinuses & mucous membranes. It is non-specific symptom & can be primary such as tension ha, or secondary ...Read more
What are some long term complications from a spinal headache? Having neurological problems since. Never given blood patch.
Likely unrelated: The only neurological effect likely from a dural puncture is that of a headache. Rarely, these headaches can last months but usually resolve within days, even without a blood patch. If you are having other neurological symptoms, an evaluation by a neurologist should be sought. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Both are possible: If these conditions are present enough to cause significant change in your eye health or your comfort you need them evaluated. There is not enough information in your question to separate whether it is the eyes or the nervous system. You should see your ophthamologist and get it sorted out. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Chronic stiff neck pain to the top of my head, flushed face, headache, dizziness, and neurological problems. Help?!
Neck pain radiating to back of head, persistent dull headache, with neurological symptoms similar to brain injury worsened by substances .. Causes?
Cervicogenic: Headache is any headache which is caused by the neck. The exact cause of this type of headache is still not clear and ct and MRI are normal in most cases. The diagnosis of this condition is challenging and confirmed through diagnostic anesthetic blockade. Pain usually resolved after treatment of the disorder causing the headache. Rec.: see pain management specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Female 25y/o occasional dizziness/headaches, normal neurological test/blood/ecg, always worried about stroke/brain tumor! how to be rational abt this?
Wait to worry: Anxiety can ruin all the fun in our lives, so you need to cultivate an optimistic attitude. Learn to see the brighter side of things(Glass is Half Full mentality. it requires practice,reading self help books and faith in the God. Learn the facts about the medical conditions that worry you.. People in age range of 25 to 50 years are the healthiest and have very little illness, so learn to ignore mi ...Read more
What does a complete neurologicsal evaluation for frequent headaches consist of? What type of neurological tests and other procedures will be done?
Depends: Imaging study of the brain is warranted. I screen patients for medical conditions that can provoke or cause headache if they report problems that could suggest so. This requires asking the right questions whenever interviewing a patient. Sometimes, the answer is never found, some people just have headaches. There is a condition called new daily persistent headache that is not well understood. ...Read more
11th day of having a headache. Went to ER and alls the dr's there tell me is my neurological exam is fine with no testing. Is something really wrong?
I have Vasculitis and a headache slurred speech and other issues for two months. Going to neurology. What should i ask or do prior to help em help me ?
See details: You should just let the neurologist do his or her job. The dictor will know what to ask and how to proceed depending on your answers. Be sure to bring your medical records to the visit. ...Read more
I get headaches almost everyday, sometimes pounding sometimes tension. No other neurological deficits that come to mind. Worried about gbm?
At 23 you are not: likely to have Glioblastoma or Astrocytoma. Start a headache calendar (include notation / timing of your Advil and Aspirin use ). Pay attention to other features of your headache(s) like pace of onset, localization, worsening or relief with reclining, coughing, activity, light, etc. Once you have this information at hand consult me or one of the other Healthtap Neurologists. OK? ...Read more
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