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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?

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?

Meningitis: Migraines do not give you high fever. He needs a lumbar puncture if not done. If this is negative then its viral meningitis....so it doesn't mean theres not diagnosis when you don't find anything. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Migraine Headaches (Definition)

Migraine headaches are a common condition that often include a headache with throbbing, pulsing pain, blurriness of vision, nausea, and sensitivity to light. They ...Read more


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Lost my peripheral vision and then I had a very painful migraine behind my eyes. Went 2 the i doc 2 mos. ago he said I might have a detached retina. ?

Lost my peripheral vision and then I had a very painful migraine behind my eyes. Went 2 the i doc 2 mos. ago he said I might have a detached retina.
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Is it or isn't it?: Did your physician do a dilated exam of your retina? If not you need to see a board certified opthalmologist asap to determine this. Your treatment hinges off of this... ...Read more

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My friend says she has frequent migraines pain behind the eyes and sees glittery things for a few and then they go away help?

My friend says she has frequent migraines pain behind the eyes and sees glittery things for a few and then they go away help?

Sounds right: It sounds like a typical ophthalmic migraine. Patients can have spasm of the arteries at supply the eye and get these symptoms without headache. If it persists or interferes with her daily activities she should go to her primary care doctor for an exam and treatment. ...Read more

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Migraine for the past 3 days nothing will touch it pressured pain right behind my eyes could this not be a migraine? What else will make it go away

Migraine for the past 3 days nothing will touch it pressured pain right behind my eyes could this not be a migraine? What else will make it go away

Migraine headaches : I would recommend going to an urgent care or emergency room for further evaluation and treatment. This could be something more serious than migraines and tiger can figure this out. They can also medicate you to stop the migraine. ...Read more

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I've had a headache for three weeks now. Sometimes it's migraine or sometimes it's just mild with pain behind the eyes always but never seems go away?

I've had a headache for three weeks now. Sometimes it's migraine or sometimes it's just mild with pain behind the eyes always but never seems go away?

Evaluation : Headache for three weeks definitely need doctor evaluation. Need to know many factors associated with this pain to give professional advice. ...Read more

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I have severe pain behind both eyes. What are the best migraine meds?

Just starting at age: Even though headaches are so often caused by migraine, migraine is not usually beginning at age 45. At that age, you need your blood pressure tested during those headaches; the sooner, the better! Bilateral headaches are commonly caused by high blood pressure in your age group. Pain behind the eyes is a headache. After your blood pressure is tested by a professional, get the eyes examined. ...Read more

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For the last two days i've had a headache and pain behind my eyes. My eyes feel as though there's fluid or pressure behind them. Is this a migraine?

For the last two days i've had a headache and pain behind my eyes. My eyes feel as though there's fluid or pressure behind them. Is this a migraine?

Sinus infection: Sinus infection can cause frontal headaches, pressure behind eyes, nasal congestion and post nasal drip. Migraine can cause similar symptoms but usually have associated nause, photophobia, throbbing pain. ...Read more

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I have had a migraine for 4 days now & the pressure behind my eyes is horrible. I'm 51 yrs. Old. Upon waking up after a restless night I am temporarily painfree until i eat something, then the headache is back as well as the pressure.

I have had a migraine for 4 days now & the pressure behind my eyes is horrible. I'm 51 yrs. Old. Upon waking up after a restless night I am temporarily painfree until i eat something, then the headache is back as well as the pressure.

Could be muscle pain: Muscles in the mouth can tighten and send pain into the area behind the eyes. If you have already been under treatment by a md, you might benefit from a visit to a dentist trained in neuromuscular dentistry. How do I know this? I had similar symptoms until properly diagnosed and treated! ...Read more

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I've had a headache for three weeks now. Sometimes it's a migraine or sometimes it's mild but never goes away. Its behind the eyes and now it seems to be getting worse like pain on top and behind the head. I take excedrin migraine but now that doesn't wor

I've had a headache for three weeks now. Sometimes it's a migraine or sometimes it's mild but never goes away. Its behind the eyes and now it seems to be getting worse like pain on top and behind the head. I take excedrin migraine but now that doesn't wor

Likely 2 types of HA: you may be suffering from 2 types of headache: migraine + analgesic overuse headache (if you have been taking exedrin migraine more than 2 times per week). decreasing the exedrin migraine frequency down to 2 times per week will help with the 2nd headache, for migraine you need to discuss with a neurologist getting on a prophylactic agent that is the best one for you depending on your medical hx ...Read more

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For nearly a year I've had regular stabbing pain behind my eye which leads to a headache. I had my eyes checked and are fine. Is this a migraine?

For nearly a year I've had regular stabbing pain behind my eye which leads to a headache. I had my eyes checked and are fine. Is this a migraine?

Sinusitis: In my practice of over 30 years the most common cause of these symptoms and socket pain has been chronic sinusitis a ct scan of sinuses and ENT consult is first thing i would do. ...Read more

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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Migraine (Definition)

A migraine is a type of headache that is associated with throbbing localized pain. It also usually causes light sensitivity, nausea, and vomiting. Migraines can ...Read more