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Everytime I get this tingling sensation on side of head the nerves in my legs start twitching and jumping..

Everytime I get this tingling sensation on side of head the nerves in my legs start twitching and jumping..

Seizures?: If you mean that you are experiencing a strange sensation in your head followed by involuntary movements of your leg/legs, you should see your doctor. An eeg may be needed to evaluate further. ...Read more

Nerve (Definition)

The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more


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Had on and off sharp pain for 2 days, pulsating, right side of head, doesn't feel like headache as it comes and goes within seconds, is it posture/nerves?

Had on and off sharp pain for 2 days, pulsating, right side of head, doesn't feel like headache as it comes and goes within seconds, is it posture/nerves?

Exam and history: Too vague a question without having a thorough history and an examination. Too many variables when attempting to determine the cause of a headache. Have you seen a doctor. You might also keep a pain diary and note how you feel throughout the day. ...Read more

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What could cause severe scalp burning sensation pain to the touch on right side of head nerve pain in right ear and still neck. Shingle is ruled out.

What could cause severe scalp burning sensation pain to the touch on right side of head nerve pain in right ear and still neck. Shingle is ruled out.

Neuralgia: I would wonder how early shingles was ruled out? Early shingles does not leave any objective physical findings... Glosssopharyngeal neuralgia is uncommon and usually has a component within the throat as well.
Would see a neurologist to evaluate a deeper understanding of the situation. ...Read more

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Right side of body numb for weeks. Pressure in back/right side of head. Ear feels plugged some jaw pain. Normal MRIs/MRV/MRA and nerve test all norm?

Right side of body numb for weeks. Pressure in back/right side of head. Ear feels plugged some jaw pain. Normal MRIs/MRV/MRA and nerve test all norm?

TOS: 20 y female w. "numb" shoulder/arm, ipsilateral "plugged ear, jaw pain" & lateral-posterior ipsilateral "head pressure" w. "normal" MR exams & NCT's. Unifying hypothesis: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, which can include these symptoms. TOS patient can have parasthesias region greater occipital nerve & ulnar distribution arm/hand. Objective study: ultrasound exam subclavian artery w. Addson's maneuver. ...Read more

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What is the cause of nerve pain on left side of head and down left side of body with nausea?

What is the cause of nerve pain on left side of head and down left side of body with nausea?

Thalamic pain: Can produce pain on one side of the body (including the head). The clinical course may help with sorting out what is going on. Is this jolts of pain, progressive episodes of pain and are there any other symptoms besides nausea?
Does change in body position relative to gravity affect the pain? You need to have this worked up.
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Can a neck spasm or pinched nerve cause tingling on left side of head and arm?

Can a neck spasm or pinched nerve cause tingling on left side of head and arm?

Yes: A pinched nerve on the left side of the neck can cause numbness, tingling, spasms, or weakness in the left side of the neck or the left arm. ...Read more

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I suspect of having ibs. I have nerve discomfort and pain in mandible, back side of head. Should I go for stress counciliing?

I suspect of having ibs. I have nerve discomfort and pain in mandible, back side of head. Should I go for stress counciliing?

See a neurologist: See a neurologist to sort out your pain issues and ask him if you also need a further GI work up. ...Read more

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Would a head MRI show nerve damage? Constant pinching on left side of head and body tremors.?

Would a head MRI show nerve damage? Constant pinching on left side of head and body tremors.?

Some: A few things... It could show evidence for example of:

blood vessel "balls"
a tumor
effects from a stroke or whiplash
multiple sclerosis plaques
infections. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a tooth infection without actual tooth pain? But do get nerve pains on left side of head. Normal head MRI feb 2013.

Is it possible to have a tooth infection without actual tooth pain? But do get nerve pains on left side of head. Normal head MRI feb 2013.

Yes: And actually fairly common. Regarding 'nerve pains'- depending upon location, frequency, duration, triggers and the rest of your dental and medical history: it often requires both a complete and thorough dental exam with x-rays and a medical evaluation to determine the cause. ...Read more

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I have hadech in my right side of head?

I have hadech in my right side of head?

Any allergies?: Sounds like a migraine since it is on one side of your head. Try 3 excedrine if no allergies. Lay in a dark quiet room to try to sleep. Sometimes ice held or gently pulling and releasing the hair on that side can help. You can repeat the excedrine in6 hours if needed. It is best to treat these headaches as soon as you know you are going to get one and not wait for the pain. Else treat early! ...Read more

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What causes pain on right side of head?

What causes pain on right side of head?

Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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What might cause pain at right side of head?

What might cause pain at right side of head?

Many possibilities: Shingles, jawpain (tmj), ear infection, temporal arteritis (inflammed artery on temple area), sinus infection, r cervical (neck) trouble, r occipital nerve disease (neuritis), migraine, cluster headaches, tension headaches, intracranial bleeding/anerysm, infections, tumors, trauma, vision/eye disease (i.E glaucoma) etc...Just to name a few. So, if u r having trouble, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What could lead to pain on the right side of head?

What could lead to pain on the right side of head?

See below: Lots of things can cause right-sided head pain. See your doctor. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination, possibly run some tests and let you know what's going on and how to fix it. ...Read more

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Pain in right side of head, then I have sores coming in my head.?

Pain in right side of head, then I have sores coming in my head.?

Possible shingles: Pain with sores can mean shingles and should probably be evaluated by a doctor. If severe, shingles can cause a lasting pain ("post-herpetic neuralgia") which can be fairly miserable. Your doctor can check for other reasons to have pain with sores, including bacterial infection and even certain types of tumors or growths of the skin. ...Read more

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Can half of your head shrink? Right side of head is smaller than left. Almost certain I would have noticed before recently.

Can half of your head shrink? Right side of head is smaller than left. Almost certain I would have noticed before recently.

Not really: We are all asymmetrical when we compare the 2 sides of our bodies, not only the head. You are just noticing it now most probably. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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It started yesterday, I get intermintent pain on right side of head. Is immediately followed by dizzyness. Pain only lasts about3-8 secs?

It started yesterday, I get intermintent pain on right side of head. Is immediately followed by dizzyness. Pain only lasts about3-8 secs?

Check for infection: Eric....typically I find a viral entity present in the middle ear as the culprit for dizzyness. Headache pain is typically also the proximate result of infection. Check all four major cranial joints: 2 TM joints, occiput, and frontal sinus areas. Infection can be identified and then detoxified. ...Read more

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Pain in lower back right side of head?

Pain in lower back right side of head?

OK: How long. How severe? Sharp, shooting, dull, aching. Hurt to move head or is there localized tenderness. Could be many things. If it doesn't get better, get checked. ...Read more

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Headache on top right side of head for one day?

Headache on top right side of head for one day?

Right or left-no dif: Doesn't matter right or left. No disease only affects one side of head. So laterality means nothing. What does matter are things such as severity, associated neurologic symptoms, blood pressure, coexistent diseases, medication usage. ...Read more

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Please explain headache pains in right side of head?

Right or left: It makes no difference which side of your head the pain is on. The same diseases can cause right sided pain or left sided pain. L if it is worrisome to you, consult your physician. ...Read more

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What to do if I have headache in only right side of head?

What to do if I have headache in only right side of head?

Headache right side: Most likely migraine yet it is always on one side you may like to see your MD or get a CT or MRI to rule any underlying structural lesion in the brain. The risk is generally quite low though. ...Read more

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Get sharp pain every 6 min. On right side of head lasts a few seconds?

Get sharp pain every 6 min. On right side of head lasts a few seconds?

Stabbing Headache: Two types of headaches cause sharp transient pain: PRIMARY STABBING HA (Ice Pick HA) and SHORT-LASTING UNILATERAL NEURALGIFORM HEADACHE. The first type can occur anywhere in the head. The second type always occurs in or around the eye or temple area, and is accompanied by one or more of the following: tearing, conjunctival injection, runny/stuffy nose, facial/forehead sweating/flushing, ear fullness. ...Read more

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Why am I having headache pain in one small area on right side of head?

Why am I having headache pain in one small area on right side of head?

See below: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. ...Read more