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Headache Pressure On Top Of Head
Hi, is this a new headache or you have a recurrent headache like that? Do you have any change in your vision? What kind of pain do you have, a pressure like pain or throbbing? Any dizziness, nausea or vomiting?
The possible causes are Tension headache (most likely), sinus pain (2nd most likely), migraine headache (less likely), please see a provider for further evaluation, Best of luck. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
If probably empty sella is normal. Why I feel too much headache pressure on my top of head & forehead vomiting dizziness weekness please help me.
Started with conjunctivitis and headaches. Last 4 days ive had vertigo, pain in both ears and sinus type pressure and headache on top of head.
Sinusitis?: The initial symptoms may have been from a viral URTI, which can occasionally cause conjunctivitis. What you describe now may represent a sinus or ear infection, either of which can supervene following a URTI. Other possibilities need to be considered, however, so it would be best for you to see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
Nonstop headache/pressure on forehead and just top of head. Meds don't help. Hurts w/ bowel movement. Brain tumor?
Frontal headaches: Frontal headaches are not likely to be caused by a brain tumor. More common causes include high blood pressure (greater than 160/100). Another common cause would be sinus congestion/infection. Evaluation should include a visit to an Ear/Nose and Throat physician, a blood pressure check, and above work-up is non-diagnostic then consideration of an MRI or CAT scan of the head. ...Read more
Pressure on top of head or side like someone is pushing down on head. Comes one goes every few minutes for 3 days now. Not really a headache or painfu?
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Headache on back of head and behind left eye. Also feel pressure on top of head when bending over along with burning sensation on forearms left face?
I have a slight headache on the back-top side of my head but only if I touch it or when I lay down or put pressure on that area. It began suddenly?
Head ache: Sounds like you have a bruise on back of the head. Carefully look for any tender spot. If not, see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
I have bad headache at top of my head (middle) when I put pressure on it, it temporarily helps. What kind of headache is it?
What causes two long indents on top of my head causing ridge along the top - wake up with pressure headache every morning - thank you?
Dilated vessels (?): It could be you are describing dilated blood vessels which might be visible and which can be associated with a headache. Perhaps more importantly, you should have your blood pressure checked during a headache to be sure it is not caused by hypertension (high blood pressure). A visit to your doctor might be appropriate. ...Read more
2 week with slight pressure on the top/side of my head and dull headaches that tend to move to different areas. Also been a bit foggy as well. Tumor?
Symtoms are tingline sensation towards top and sides of my head slight pressure like I was wearing helmet and took it off no pains or headaches?
Hi there, I have a pressure right on top of my head, for about 3 days now. It started with headache behind the eyes. Should I be concerned?
See a neurologist: These symptoms may represent a specific kind of headache or other neurological condition. You should keep a log of the location, timing, duration, characteristic, and intensity of these episodes and take the log with you to a neurologist. Https://www. Aan. Com/Guidelines/Home/ByTopic? TopicId=16, http://emedicine. Medscape. Com/article/1142731-overview ...Read more
My headache is getting worst by the second I feel a whole lot of pressure on the temples forehead and top back part of my head, is this dangerous?
Headaches: From your description it sounds like you may be getting tension headaches. Check your doctor for evaluation and treatment. Otherwise, make an appointment to see a neurologist. ...Read more
The top center of my head has a bump, hurts to the touch, constant pressure, headache and loosing lots of hair easily in that spot. Is that normal??
The last 3 days I have had a pulsating headache just in the top crown of my head when I bend over. Pressure is there when I'mstill but worse bending.?
HA: Could be Sinus headache. Visit your PCP for checkup. ...Read more
Hit the left & top/right sides of head not too hard about 26 hrs ago w no signs of concussion, still have a delocalized headache w pressure in temples?
I'm 19 I have a headache on top of my head... It feels like pressure and mild pain. I'm a little dizzy.?
Head pressure on top of my head and on baxk of heas. Feels different from a headache. When should I see a doctor?
For past 2 yrs, had pressure in forehead. Over past month I've had headaches in top of my head (near crown) and left temple. Worse @ nte, ok in am.
Neurologist: Neurologist may help to rule out tumor and offer treatment. ...Read more
I get this bad head pressure top of head. Doc said headache? It feels like my head will lock up & explode. Not throbbing. Just pressure. Thoughts?
I have a bad headache in the middle top of my head accompanied by an ache in the ack of my neck. If I put pressure on the ache in the back of my neck?
Neck pain first: The headache is due to the muscle spasm coming from the neck. It pulls the muscles from the neck and goes up the back of the neck up the back of the scalp to the top of your head. If you massage the neck muscles and relax them, then the headache may start to subside. Ice packs to the neck may helps as well. ...Read more
I have had a headache in my forehead one temple and top of my head for a week. And lots of pressure. Also pain when I move and talk.?
See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
Ear popping and pressure (mostly around temples) along with mild headaches (usually later in the day) and occasional pain at the top of my head.
Sounds like: You may have some sinus inflammation and complicating eustachian tube dysfunction. You may want to consider a trial of Neti Pot use (as in saline irrigation for the sinuses) and safe steam exposure to see if things will open up. Otherwise a more formal HealthTap Prime consultation will allow for better guidance. As always if your symptoms worsen, see your doc in person. ...Read more
I found a hard bump on the top of my head about a month ago. Could it be an aneurism, or, a tumor? I have high blood pressure. But, no headaches!
Unlikely: A hard bump on the surface of your scalp is probably not an aneurysm as those occur in the blood vessels in your brain or elsewhere. Could be a skin tumor or could be a benign cyst. Have medically evaluated in person to be sure. If you have high blood pressure, make sure you are following physician instructions to keep your BP under proper control (ie diet, exercise, medications if prescribed). ...Read more
Headache for 2 weeks, throbbing, pressure or tension at top of head and goes towards back of head. At times I do feel dizzy. What is this? Thanks.
Not clear but...:
This sounds like a stress headache. This frequently is throbbing or pressure and feels like a hat is to tight. Many times it will go to the back of the head and into the neck. This will last sometimes for days or weeks as you have said. What is your stress level? Are you having much caffeine? How are you sleeping?
These are all important in this type of headache?
See your doc. ...Read more
Getting bad headaches for months at top of head with pressure feeling, my head feels sore to touch, like my hair is sore, what could it be? Serious?
Might be TMJ: There are many things you could have. Sometimes significant clenching of your teeth can cause muscle spasms. The temporalis muscles go along side your head and under your hair. Try Ibuprofen every six hours, try a cold pack along the sore part of your head. Eat a soft diet, be aware if you might be clenching your teeth. If so, see a TMJ or bite dentist for help to break the spasms. ...Read more
I get this sudden fullness/pressure in nose sometime, also I had temples/top head headache for days it starts when I wake up, come/go during day, 3 w ago diagnosed sinusitis I use nasal spray for it
ENT Doc: See an ENT doc to make sure you don't have an anatomical obstruction (like septum) that needs treatment. ...Read more
I've had a headache for 5 days straight. I feel pressure at the temporal lobes and top of head. Eyes sometimes burn and neck is stiff.?
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