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Headache Top Left Side
Headache top left side radiating to left temple. Skin on top left tingling/sensation of heat. Symptoms for 3 days. Ache not constant; tingling/heat is.?
There are many aspects that go into determining the cause of head pain. Is it new? Does it radiate from one area to another? What makes it better or worse? What is your response to medication? How severe is it?
At your age, certain headache causes are more likely, such as migraine or cervicogenic pain (from disc or degenerative neck). You need to talk to a headache specialist. ...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
Headache on top left side crner of head & sometimes right corner 2 Happens randomlyCan it be tumor or anything serious? Neck & shoulder strain b cuase
Past week and half headache at top front left side of skull which have since gone, phantom smell of electrical fire waking me from sleep.?
Can sinus congestion cause headaches that can appear anywhere? After a cold I have a headache on the top left side of my head near the back.
I get a lot of bad headaches on the top front left side from eyebrow up. What can I do? Sometimes Excedrin Migrain or caffeine helps but not always.
I've had a light headache. Well pain on the top left side of my head. It's been coming every day the past week or so am I fine?
After a one week cold, I still have a headache. Its mostly on the top of my head near the back on the left side. Going on for a week.?
Have pcp: Ck your sinuses first, if neg. Then further testing. ...Read more
I have this headache for about 4 days and its top front left side of my head and I only feel it when I shake my head and pierce like feeling in area?
Sinus pressure: When ther e is local pain usually it is related to structures cause pain underneath. The pain felt while shaking head is suggestive of sinus collection with inflammation. Sinus headache is helped with nac which breaks down mucus and bromalein which helps with pain - check for dust or mold at home and use air purifier to help prevent future episodes. ...Read more
I have developed a dry cough after a cold and a headache hurts on the top of my head on the left side near the back. Going on for a week?
Sinusitis: You may have developed a sinus infection from the cold, see your doctor. ...Read more
Headaches on only top right side of head. When I press the same place on the top left side of my head, the headache disappears. What would cause this?
Agree, and...: Sorry to hear : (. I agree with Dr. Rutledge, but also want to mention two things. First, unilateral (one side of head) headaches should be evaluated for other causes than tension headache. Also, you mention using lortab- using pain killers more than twice a week (even if for your lower back pain) can cause rebound headaches. Hope that helps! ...Read more
I have a headache in one spot on the top left side of my head triggered by bending my head, coughing and sneezing.?
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 have been getting headache twangs above left eye for past two weeks. It is intermittent and sometimes moves to top of head on opposite side.
We can't diagnose: This with the available info. Don't know severity or accompanying symptoms. But, if significant in intensity, medical assessment may help to get to the bottom of this. Take care. ...Read more
I have horrible headaches on the left occipital side. I need top take about 3 to 5 pills of ibuprofen per day. No one can say why I get it.....?
Maybe hormones?: Some headaches as you describe are related to hormones. Some are stress-related. Depending on how long this has been going on, you should consider seeing a neurologist. Good luck! ...Read more
Top left side back of my head felt like sudden burst of pain and throbbing? No injury I have a bad headache there is a painful lump
I have daily headaches for 5 months on the top left side of my head and swollen nontender lymph nodes on the same side of my neck. Help!
Headache specialist: New Daily Persistent Headache. It has been suggested that this headache may be related to immune changes possibly related to the Epstein-Barr or similar virus but this hypothesis needs further investigation. Fortunately, these headaches are mostly self-limiting. See headache or orofacial pain specialist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Frequent headache on left side of head, sometimes on the top side or back side, done a MRI 2 months ago, doc say no issues, but still have pain, ?
Neck: I'm assuming you had an MRI of brain, could be coming from your upper cervical spine might consider an MRI cervical spine. ...Read more
I have a slight headache, I also have a cold, I have been taking nasal spray and when I cough I get a pain and the top left side of my head?
Exam: You may be developing a sinus infection. Get examined and treated. ...Read more
Constant headaches every day for 2-3 months temple area alternates between left & right side (temple) neck pain (tightening) in top right back of neck?
Temporal headaches.: Any visual changes (1 or both eyes) like blurry or complete temporary loss of vision, scalp tenderness (when you lay your head on pillow or comb your hair), jaw pain while chewing or when mouth is open wide? Any fever or unexplained weight loss over the past 2-3 months? Visual changes is the biggest isssue warrant immediate medical attention in your local ER or UCC. To prevent permanent deficits. ...Read more
I fell yesterday and hit top left side of my chest hard. The pain radiates up to my ear and my shoulder hurts a lot. I have a bad headache. Related?
I have one bump on the top left hand side of my head that's about pea size that's sore and a bigger bump on my right side head and headaches?
Follicular infection: At your age.....Infection of skin appendages will be top of list....See pmd. ...Read more
I have a headache on the left side on the top of my eye and ear I've been taking alprazolam 0.5mg for 3days when the headaches begin so I stopped?
Xanax (alprazolam) cause headache:
Xanax is a benzodiazepine & considered 10x more potent than Valium. If taking for anxiety you might ask your prescriber for a trial of BuSpar (buspirone). It is not a controlled med and will not adversely effect operation of machinery/motor vehicle. As for causing headache I believe any med can cause any side effect even though it is not listed as a 'common reaction.'
Tingly sensation in the top left hand side of my head for 6 days. Sometimes causes pain, dizziness, drowsiness and headaches. Painkillers don't work?
Migraine: Is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Headache, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light or sound, dizziness, neck pain, stomach nose bleeding and parasthesias are common symptoms. This condition must be professionally managed. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation to avoid unnecessary future pain and suffering. ...Read more
Getting constant throbbing pain top left hand side of head. It comes on during day & disappears at night. Diagnosed with tension headaches. Tumour?
Sudden on off pain in left side head similar to nerve pain, pain on top of eye, headache, feeling dizzy and nauseous, slight loss of balance any clue?
Headache top right side of head for 3 days after having cavity on left side of mouth filled. Now, my right eye is bloodshot. Throbbing. Help!
Go to your doctor: This could a sinusitis, inflammation and infection of the sinus cavity (maxillary sinus) that makes up the floor of the bony orbit that holds your eye. You need to go to your doctor or the er especially if tis getting worse and/or you have a fever. It could just be refered pain as well. Better be safe and get it checked out. ...Read more
From the middle to top of neck, spine hurts. Left side of back hurts. Horrible headache and sometimes blurry vision. Vomiting/nausea. Asymmetry. Help?
Migraine: Neck pain, headaches, nausea/vomiting, blurred vision can all be associated with a migraine headache. Rest, avoidance of noise and bright lights and use of certain medications can be helpful for treating symptoms of migraines. Midrin is a common treatment. Triptans are also commonly used. Consult with a headache specialist. ...Read more
I've got headaches, backache, stomach aches on right side left and top. Breasts hurt a little, bleeding for an extra week this month, tested negative?
Left side headache top of head, facial/check pressure/pain, ear discomfort, tender left side neck and under ear? Could I have brain tumor?
Likely not tumor: Given your younger age and type of symptoms currently displayed, a brain tumor is less likely. It depends on the frequency and severity of symptoms, but you might consider requesting your doctor to order an MRI brain with and without contrast (it provides better detail of the brain than does the ct). Sinusitis might be a more plausible diagnosis in your case. ...Read more