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Headache Puffy Eyes
Brother has been in the hospital since Saturday bad headache, swollen eyes, vomit high fever could he have migraine doctor done test but all negative?
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
Last week I woke up with really bad puffy eyes and I also threw up that day. Ever since then I've had really bad headaches, I wake up with swollen eys?
Sinus infection: You likely have a sinus infection but there could be other causes. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Why do I wake up dizzy with mild headache every morning with swollen puffy eyes and tears and any light hurts my eyes.?
Headaches in am: Waking with headache is unusual and likely not caused by eyes unless vision is affected. Puffy eyes with headache in am most likely to be blood pressure related but an eye specialist can easily rule out glaucoma as a rare possibility. Sinus and or allergy from something in bedroom such as feather pillows, dust mites etc can also be causal. Your careful observation of what may trigger these helps. ...Read more
I always have puffy eyes and swelling on my face due to which I always feel uncomfortable and even headache...What could be the reason?
Do lab work: Make sure that there is nothing abnormal on your blood test. When you say always, how long? If it is recently, it can be sign of kidney problem. Or it might just be normal thing. Check with your pcp. ...Read more
Enlarged lymph nodes in chest. Fatigue. Fever. Night sweats. Swollen and painful joints. Puffy, swollen eyes. Headaches. What could be causing. This.
Symptoms include headaches, dizziness, sore throat, glands and ears, puffy eyes, fever, swollen lips and cannot stop sleeping. What is wrong with me?
Not sure: Sounds a bit like the flu.Get a more detailed answer ›
I've bn tld to see a neurologist for my smptms of tmple swell, prsure in head, puffy eyes, rngng ears, hdache, dzines, stf jw. What is a nrologist?
Doc for nervous sys:
A neurologist is a doctor who specializes in the study of the nervous system. The nervous system is comprised of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves after leaving the spinal cord.
It sounds like you are heading (no pun intended) in the right direction. Good luck and well wishes. ...Read more
Possibly sinus: If these symptoms were preceded by an upper respiratory infection a bacterial sinus infection may have developed as a result of that. There may also be a pressure feeling between or behind the eyes as well feeling stuffy in the nose. The pressure and headaches may cause nausea. Over the counter medications to decrease the stuffiness in the nose may provide relief. If not see your physician. ...Read more
I have uctd woke up this morning with swollen eyes and a major headache and neck pain. Don't feel right at all! Should I be worried?
Get it checked out: Sounds like you should see your doctor. ...Read more
My question didn't get completed. I am very tired, having bad headaches, swollen eyes, taking 6mg prednisone and want to know if I should increase it?
Should I be concerned about major headaches and itchy, irritated, occasionally blurry, sometimes swollen eyes? Could this be a brain tumor?
Current symptoms are: pounding headache, swollen eyes, light headed, nausea, cough, mucus, have to pop ears, and it gets hot all of a sudden Thoughts?
You have described: Classic symptoms of rhinosinusitis. Treatment will depend on history, length of time with symptoms, severity and of course only a physical exam by your Family Doctor can determine the right path for you. ...Read more
Headache, swollen eyes & fatigue for a month. CAT scan done 2 weeks ago was fine, blood work good. Migraine meds don't work, no allergies. Irritable!
Check your thyroid: Your symptoms are not specific to any one disease. However, I would ask your doctor to examine your thyroid and draw blood work to test your thyroid function. All of your symtpoms have been described in Graves' disease which is an autoimmune disease affecting your thyroid as well as the muscles of your eye. This can cause one or both eyes to appear swollen and bulging out. Good luck. ...Read more
My 6 yr old son hit back of head at 8 days ago. Has been complaining of headaches, chest&belly ache not hungry&allergies red swollen eyes, go to er?
A visit with: A pediatrician would be better.Get a more detailed answer ›
What sort of headaches give you pain behind eyes, red patches under eyes & also make them "puffy"?
Some: Thees can be cluster headaches, much more rare in women, but no unheard of. There is a group of disorders call trigeminal autonomic cephalgias (tac) and hemicrania continue. All of these have some overlapping similarities. Treatment with Indomethacin is a "test" so to speak. If you respond to indomethacin, you may have one of these disorders. ...Read more
Can migraine headaches cause someone's eyes to swell? Is it possible for a migraine to cause a persons eyes to look swollen and puffy? .
My wife hit her head on suv rear hatch door, no cuts but it did cause a lump, headache, eyes sunk in and puffy around the eyes. What to do?
Head injury: Consider that head injuries or traumatic brain injury have plethora of symptoms. Consult physician or neurologist. May not be serious but there are consequences to head injury, evan minor ones. Don't have to be knocked out. Brain trauma. L evan minor has many minor or unusual symptoms. History is the diagnosis. Keep diary symptoms how why what wher and when. ...Read more
I have swollen puffy watering eyes, and runny nose, severe headaches behind the eyes and forehead - please diagnose?
Try HealthTap PRIME: HealthTap PRIME doctors see and treat you via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. You can send images while in a live consultation. PRIME can be accessed from anywhere in the world, for a subscription fee. Currently, you have posted on the "brief informational answers" forum, which is not for diagnosing. People with said symptoms may have allergies or a virus like adenovirus, and may have sinusitis. ...Read more
What could be causing me to have watery mouth, sore throat, puffy bags arounds eyes, itchy ears, light headache. Should I take allergy meds or cold?
Both possible: Try allergy meds. Sounds like you may be on the right track. Good luck. ...Read more
2 days ago I ran into a door and hit my side temple still have a headache eye is a little puffy and eye a little blurry should I see a dr?
Yes: Yes. You have to rule out intracranial injury and eye injury. ...Read more
Past 2 days I have a sinus headache, congestion, drainage, and ear " fullness". I have glaucoma, and r/eye is very red, puffy and draining. I am a 100% s/c vet, should I visit emergency?
Sinus and Glaucoma: You didn't say whether you have open or closed angle glaucoma. If you took certain meds to relieve your sinus symptoms, they can increase the pressure in your eye, given your glaucoma. Nevertheless, with your history, I would not take lightly your unilateral eye symptoms, even though acute sinus problems can cause eye puffiness and drainage. To be on the safe side, I would check it out. ...Read more