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Neck And Temple Pressure
On Migr meds for yr. Past 2 weeks sore, stiff neck and jaw, temple pressure with ache/sharp pain. Doesn't feel like my usual migraine, what cld it be?
Migraine treatment: Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological management, and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional management. ...Read more
Pain in left temple every few min comes & goes. Began few hours ago. Now tingling and burning in left side face and lips & pressure in neck.?
Symptoms Evolving. .: 25 y/o Female w Pain in Left temple every few min comes & goes. Began a few Hours ago. Now Tingling and burning in Left side of face and Lips & pressure in the Neck. One may seem a little Young for Shingles getting ready to europt in the Left face. Migraine Headache seems likely but since the symptoms appear to be evolving, best to see PCP or Neurologist asap before considering other ...Read more
Random pain in my temples an pressures in the sides of my face in my neck an under my right side of my jaw does this has some to do with sinus help?
TMJ: This probably is not sinus issues but temporal mandibular pain from the joint. Take Motrin 600 to 800 mg three times a day. Use warm compresses and eat a soft diet: mush the consistency of yogurt until the pain stops. Stop chewing gum or eating hard foods like bread and meat that require a lot of chewing. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more
I have been having a pressure/throb on and off near the right temple and base of my scull. Sometimes my right shoulder/ neck by spine hurts. Not stiff
I've been having a weird feeling/ pressure in my right temple and down towards the back of my neck, could this be a brain tumor?
Weird feeling: If only symptom brain tumor unlikely. Feel the area and see if tender or knotted. Tumor would be unlikely if these exist. I going on longer than 10-14 days and causing you concern you should see your pcp. ...Read more
Throbbing pain comes n goes in left temple head n back side, sometimes on right too, for a week. Left ear blocks n pressure on neck. I'm so worried. Weaknes?
Evaluation!: Any time you have headaches associated with weakness you need to be evaluated. I would call your Family Doctor ASAP. ...Read more
6 months with consistent right sided temple and head pressure/pain. It radiates to my upper right gums. Clear brain&neck MRI. What could it be?
TMJ Issues?: Have you explored any dental problems that may be contributing to your pain? ...Read more
Pressure in the lower left part of my head&behind my ear. In my temple also. Usually on left side. i have had neck& brain MRI normal but bugling disc?
Tension/Muscle: You're describing a tension/muscular contraction type of pain and discomfort. This seems to propagate from the occipital to the temporal muscle. There is some inflammation of the posterior auricular and occipital nerves which is derived from the first two cervical nerve roots. ...Read more
Past 3 days on and off pressure headache from neck nape to temples and forhead Today I feel kind of nauseas. What is this? Have dr tomorrow ok to wait
Get checked: The most common focus for chronic headaches are the TM joints, the occiput, and at the frontal sinus. Toxins, pathogens or allergens could cause your pressure issues and your nausea. A good neurologist can assess for what is causing your symptoms. ...Read more
Bad dizziness, headaches, nosebridge & temples pressure, woke me up at night. Pressure in the back of the head & painful stiff neck. What is it?
Migraine headache?: Your symptoms are suggestive of vascular headache. But if you are under lots of stress than also you at wake up with stiff neck but usually not pounding headache. Try Antiinflammtory medicine like Ibuprofen or Naprosyn (naproxen). Drink lots of fluid bid this is recurrent episode please consult your MD ...Read more
I recently had onset pressure/pain on the left side of my face started at the temple and has worked it's way down to my throat. What could this be?
See your dentist: Dentists specialize in treating facial issues. See your dentist and have them evaluate you for bruxism, an abscessed tooth, trigeminal neuralgia, or TMJ. Your symptoms could be a wide range of issues. Your dentist should be able to help you figure out what is wrong or can point you in the direction of a specialist who can. Best of luck :) ...Read more
Headache in forehead that won't go away, neck pain, pain in cheekbones, bubbling sensation and pressure feeling in temples, fatigue.?
Hard to know: The description is consistent with sinus pressure. Inflammation/pain can nonspecifically be related to neck stiffness and fatigue. There are many causes for sinus diease (allergy, non-allergic irritant exposure, temperature/weather sensitivity, structural problems, infection and more). Discuss with a physician practiced in treating sinusitis/rhinitis to determine causation and treatment plan. ...Read more
I have a slight dull headache in back of head/top neck, pressure forehead and temples. Also been experiencing random lightheadedness for about a week. Last BP two weeks ago was 120/70. Last Blood work was perfect (year ago). Any ideas/suggestions?
Sharp shotting pain on too of left side of head, pressure around temples, fatigue, slightly tender neck no fever. 10 constant days of pressure in head?
New headache: Headaches can be a concerning symptom and can have many causes. Some are deserving of emergent treatment. Warning signs are chronic headaches that suddenly change in quality or intensity, multiple headaches a week, new onset headaches that affect one's ability to function, associated vomiting, associated dizziness/double vision/neck ache/fever/weakness, or the need to take daily pain medication. ...Read more
Stroke symptoms? Terrible headache 2 days mostly temples and top of head, stiff neck, pressure behind eyes, lightheaded. Getting nervous.
Migraine: A migraine is not just simply a headache. Rather, it should be viewed as an attack that is accompanied by various neurological and non-neurological features as well as headache. Accompanying symptoms are facial pain, stiff neck, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and blurred vision and sleep issues. See orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and management. ...Read more
Pressure both sides if temples only. Feels like someone pressing on both sides with fingers. Brain fog also with upper neck ache tension headache?
Hypertension?: I notice you are on pain meds, but I don't see that you are on anything for high blood pressure which you say you have. Firstly make sure your high blood pressure is treated adequately. If it is, then the next consideration would be tension headache. However, with brain fog, it could be any of a number of things, so I would recommended you see your family doctor. Can't diagnose with so little info. ...Read more
Runny nose on right side, sore throat pressure in right side of face, aching pain in temple and upper forehead?
Fever 100.6 severe head pressure @temples & back of head. Vertigo nausea neck pain swollen glands back pf arms calfs?
I have a pressure type of pain on the back of my head, right above my neck. What is causing this?
Multiple reasons: It could be many things, from muscle tension, a problem with your cervical discs (discs in your neck), or even a neurological problem. I tell most patients to start with simple things like warm compress and otc anti-inflammatory medications. If the problem continues, a trip to your primary md will be worthwhile. ...Read more
When I move my head or neck a certain way, I feel pain and some pressure by my top spinal area. What could I be experiencing?
I have pressure in my the back of my neck rising up to my head every time I bend over and headaches all the time. What could be the issue?
This sounds like neck muscle spasms. It is very common and nothing to worry about. I suggest using a heating pad every 2-3hrs, massaging the pressure area, and take over the count pain medications such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or naproxen.
Also try doing stretching and strengthening exercises to keep your neck flexible and strong and prevent stiffness. ...Read more
I have been feeling a lot of pressure in my head, as if it where being squeezed and my hears feel as if I where under water. My neck has been hurting?
URI: An upper respiratory infection can cause all of those symptoms. With the pressure in your ears there could be a bacterial infection but more likely your throat, neck and ear symptoms are coming from tender lymph nodes under your chin. OTC pain and sinus is the place to start. Prolonged or worsening symptoms warrant pay a visit to the doctor. If viral, expect nasal congestion next. Good health ...Read more
Numbness and pressure in head, sometimes this can happen when I move my neck or wave my neck in a certain position. It also happens when I sit still?
After the experience like electricity up and down my spine, I have experienced constant 24/7 pressure up and down my spine, neck and head. Sometimes t?
I'm having some pain in the back of my neck. When I lean my head back I feel a lot of pressure at the base of my neck. What can I do to relieve this type of pain?
Why do you have a pa: In in the neck? You should be seen by your doc to help determine the cause of the pain in your neck, Once we know that then we can figure out a reasonable solution for you. ...Read more
I have little pain at the back of my neck. Now feels a little pressure at the top of head. Are these two related? And cause?
Possibly: Not enough there to make a diagnosis See how you go If progressive or if accompanied by other symptoms seek help MOST headaches are innocent and benign ...Read more
More stuff than Heck: I'm not sure the answer you're looking for because I can think of at least 10 things & that's just to start! How bout more clinical info? What's the pain feel like? Location? Anything other than Pain/Pressure? Possibilities range from Headaches to Fatigue, Depression, Sinus infections/Allergies. Wanna talk about it? Www. Healthtap. Com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR for appointment. ...Read more