Top
30
Doctor insights on: Pain Behind Right Eyebrow

Share
1

1
Can you tell me if there are any myths behind jointed eyebrows or what does jointed eyebrows signify?

Can you tell me if there are any myths behind jointed eyebrows or what does jointed eyebrows signify?

Monobrow means: Nothing. Remember the actress brook shields, she had the most prominent uinbrow, she is a very normal person. ...Read more

2

2
What does it mean when you have a headache behind my right eyebrow?

What does it mean when you have a headache behind my right eyebrow?

Possible sinusitis: Could be sinus disease, but you should see your eye md to rule out anything more serious. ...Read more

3

3
A couple of days ago, I started feeling a constant pain behind my left eyebrow. Otc meds do not help at all.?

A couple of days ago, I started feeling a constant pain behind my left eyebrow. Otc meds do not help at all.?

Many Causes: There are many different causes of pain behind the eyebrow, some of which are eye related (some serious), some related to sinuses, and some related to a variety of other causes. You should see your eye doctor and medical doctor right away to fully evaluate the situation. ...Read more

4

4
What is a good way to help get rid of a headache under/behind the eyebrow? At home help.

What is a good way to help get rid of a headache under/behind the eyebrow? At home help.

If this is: NOT one of MANY headaches of this type ('Cluster Headache") treat it the same way you treat any headache! Extra Strength Tylenol (acetaminophen)... ice pack over the eyebrow and finally try heating pad in the back of your head/upper neck.

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

6

6
I have a headache behind my right eye, and it is painful to the touch right above my eye but below the eyebrow, what can I do?

I have a headache behind my right eye, and it is painful to the touch right above my eye but below the eyebrow, what can I do?

Sounds like...: Some type of inflammatory process or eye pressure issue going on in your eye. This is something that should be seen by a doctor right away and will likely require prescription treatment. You may try using over-the-counter ibuprofen medication to alleviate the headache and possibly temper the Eye pain until you are seen. Best of luck! ...Read more

7

7
I've had a stabbing pain behind my left eyebrow for a 1yr 1/2 half, im on topamax, (topiramate) I started getting an amonia scent. Should I have a scan done?

I've had a stabbing pain behind my left eyebrow for a 1yr 1/2 half, im on topamax, (topiramate) I started getting an amonia scent. Should I have a scan done?

MRI brain possible: Based strictly upon your information I believe an imaging study of the brain (mri with contrast) could be justified. Having said that, I also believe that more information about your symptoms and exactly why you were prescribed topamax (topiramate) could be valuable. I would keep the workup simple and recommend documenting symptoms and following them over time as very useful at this point. ...Read more

8

8
What does the eye Dr mean by saying I have very high pressure in my eyes? Could this be why I stay with pain behind my eyebrow and eyeball?

What does the eye Dr mean by saying I have very high pressure in my eyes? Could this be why I stay with pain behind my eyebrow and eyeball?

Glaucoma!!: Most likely he meant that the pressure in the eye is high which is known as Glaucoma
it should be treated promptly. As it it can cause Blindness. So be careful and be regular with your eye Doctor ...Read more

9

9
Intermittent sharp pain below/behind rt eyebrow - was strong one last night, milder but still there now. Took aspirin, Flonase. Should I be concerned?

Intermittent sharp pain below/behind rt eyebrow - was strong one last night, milder but still there now. Took aspirin, Flonase. Should I be concerned?

Pain behind eye: Do you have any other symptoms? Fevers, chills, change in the color of the secretions? If so you may be getting an infection. If it is an isolated pain, the Flonase is a good idea. The aspirin is good. You can also use Tylenol (acetaminophen). A cool compress works nicely as well. Of it is a recurrent problem and is not infected, it could be a muscle tension headache. Treatment is the same as above. ...Read more

10

10
I have a constant pain behind my right eye. Rubbing the bone just beneath the eyebrow helps slightly?

I have a constant pain behind my right eye. Rubbing the bone just beneath the eyebrow helps slightly?

Pain behind eye: If you have pain when you move the eye, swelling or vision changes, please get evaluated by a physician sooner rather than later. This might also simply be. A headache. Have you tried treating it with anything? ...Read more

12

12
I have pain on the rt side of my head just above the ear, behind the ear and sometimes on my cheek in front of the ear also sometimes between eyebrow?

I have pain on the rt side of my head just above the ear, behind the ear and sometimes on my cheek in front of the ear also sometimes between eyebrow?

See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

13

13
I had a pressure on the top left side of my head (at hair line), now I also have a stabbing pain at my left eyebrow and behind my left eye? Why?

I had a pressure on the top left side of my head (at hair line), now I also have a stabbing pain at my left eyebrow and behind my left eye? Why?

Possible neuralgia: This may be due to neuralgia, an irritated or irritable superficial nerve in the scalp or forehead. It is more of a nuisance than anything serious and often clears on its on. If it persists, worsens, or if a rash appears or pain localizes in the eye, you should see your physician or ophthalmologist., . ...Read more

14

14
Nerve pain behind right eye, and I feel that my right eye went little bit bigger and higher eyebrow than left eye. What can be the cause of this?

Nerve pain behind right eye, and I feel that my right eye went little bit bigger and higher eyebrow than left eye. What can be the cause of this?

See urgent care: If eye actually seems bigger then retro-orbital lesion with proptosis would be a concern. See urgent care facility for exam of eye, including eye pressure (tonometry), exam for eye movement loss, and visual fields. Various possible diagnoses: depends on details of findings. ...Read more

15

15
When I get bad headaches (maybe migraines), the pain is always focused behind my left eyebrow/eye. Could I have a tumor? Over-the-counter meds help.

When I get bad headaches (maybe migraines), the pain is always focused behind my left eyebrow/eye. Could I have a tumor? Over-the-counter meds help.

Migraines: Are often unilateral and behind or over an eye. It is a common description of migraine attacks. However, if this is a new onset headaches or the severity and frequency are worsening I would recommended further evaluation. You can make a virtual appointment or see you physician. ...Read more

16

16
When I raise my eyebrows the right one gets higher than left, some times there is pain behind right eye, is this related? Btw im little bit nearsighted

When I raise my eyebrows the right one gets higher than left, some times there is pain behind right eye, is this related? Btw im little bit nearsighted

2 issues: Two issues come to mind, and are not related. One, check the patency of the facial nerve which innervates the eyebrow. Two, check the occiput which when present with infection will project pain behind the eye. ...Read more

17

17
I have sinus infection symptoms currently, but in addition to pain behind forehead and eyebrow, I swear my eyebrow is swollen. Does this happen?

I have sinus infection symptoms currently, but in addition to pain behind forehead and eyebrow, I swear my eyebrow is swollen. Does this happen?

Yes, can be serious: Swelling of the forehead can happen from infection of the frontal sinuses.

Recurrent difficulty with frontal sinus infections can be more serious than other sinuses.

If you have swelling or tenderness of the frontal forehead region with a sinus infection, should see a physician for examination, possible X-ray, and antibiotics ...Read more

19

19
Having dry skin problems behind my ears, beside my nose, on my eyebrows. It is very consistent. What is it caused from and what is the possible cure?

Having dry skin problems behind my ears, beside my nose, on my eyebrows. It is very consistent. What is it caused from and what is the possible cure?

Seb derm: Seborrheic dermatitis (seb derm) is a chronic intermittent rash typically affecting the face, ears, scalp, & trunk.
This condition is believed to result from overactive sebaceous glands (seborrhea) & inflammation. The mainstay of treatment includes topical anti-fungal agents alone or in combination with topical steroids. Recommend that you see a dermatologist to get it under control.

...Read more

20

20
Yesterday I hit my head quite hard Since I have been very tender just behind/above my ear. Tender to touch, hurt when moving eyebrows. Should I worry?

No: The muscles of the face, "scalp" are under this area. You are likely feeling it when you move the eyebrows which is elevating the epcranius and the temporal muscles which sit adjacent to each other. Should get better with rest and time! ...Read more

23

23
I have an immovable mass in my leg occures when pressing on muscle An immovable mass behind my ear, and a small mass under my eyebrow, related? Worry?

I have an immovable mass in my leg occures when pressing on muscle An immovable mass behind my ear, and a small mass under my eyebrow, related? Worry?

Lymph node?: Could be related. Very rare to have so many masses all over. But if it's immovable then we need to examine you in person. ...Read more

28

28
Spot in back of head behind right ear sore when touched. Then slight tingle on cheek & scalp. Had ache earlier above eyebrow. Any ideas?

Spot in back of head behind right ear sore when touched. Then slight tingle on cheek & scalp. Had ache earlier above eyebrow. Any ideas?

Not certain: It's not clear. This could be sinus infection, or neurological, or it could be muscular, and discuss this with your physician to help clarify these symptoms ...Read more

29

29
Now further pressure behind eyes and eyebrows but a friend tells me warm liquid feeling isn't normal sinus issues, it's in the back of my head.?

Now further pressure behind eyes and eyebrows but a friend tells me warm liquid feeling isn't normal sinus issues, it's in the back of my head.?

Not to worry: ONe cannot feel eye pressure as " behind eyes". Likewise, increased mass or volume in the orbit that might push the eye to be more prominent is not felt as pressure. Changes of any sort in the back of one's head cannot be felt as pressure in the eyes. Severe sinus issues can make one uncomfortable and can effect the orbit and eye; these should be checked by a primary physician or otorhinolarygo ...Read more

30

30
Pressure and pain behind eyebrows, eyes, nose. No nasal discharge. Ears feel full. Off balance. Insomnia. Occ. Headache. No fever. What is it?

Pressure and pain behind eyebrows, eyes, nose. No nasal discharge. Ears feel full. Off balance. Insomnia. Occ. Headache. No fever. What is it?

See your doctor: It would be impossible to diagnose or recommend treatment without face to face consultation. Good luck. I hope you feel better soon ...Read more