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My mother has been feeling dizzy like fainting,pain in back of head and neck nausea and happens out of nowhere what can she have? Help please

My mother has been feeling dizzy like fainting,pain in back of head and neck nausea and happens out of nowhere what can she have? Help please

Your mother: may have a serious condition and may need to be evaluated sooner as opposed to later .She may need some tests to be done. If this is sudden and new she may benefit from ER evaluation today. If this old and not sudden, but more gradual, and she feels fine otherwise- calling her Doctor in the AM to be seen would be prudent. We try not to diagnose in this forum. ...Read more

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I get sudden headache during masturbation/ejaculation. My age is 30yrs. Pain occurs back of head above neck. Plz advice why it so and is it serious?

I get sudden headache during masturbation/ejaculation. My age is 30yrs. Pain occurs back of head above neck. Plz advice why it so and is it serious?

Prob exertional ha: If this has happened a few times, it is probably an exertional headache, which often occurs with orgasm. These are normally benign, and can be prevented some times by taking ibuprofen 30 min before orgasm ...Read more

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What causes pain above eye, sharp pain going up back of head and neck pain and occasionally facial irritation, had cervical MRI deg disc dis bone spur?

What causes pain above eye, sharp pain going up back of head and neck pain and occasionally facial irritation, had cervical MRI deg disc dis bone spur?

Neck vs Head: This could be occipital neuralgia where the pain originates from the occipital nerves in the back of the head and travel over the top to right above the eye. The other option would be that this could be coming from your neck due to the high cervical facets at c2/3 and c3/4. The nerves exiting this area can wrap around back of head and attach to the same place as occipital nerves. ...Read more

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M58, two days back had pain spasm in head over rt.Ear. Next day woke up and having pain in top and back of head and neck. Bp 170/92. What is this?

M58, two days back had pain spasm in head over rt.Ear. Next day woke up and having pain in top and back of head and neck. Bp 170/92. What is this?

Ha: You should see your doctor to make sure the headache isn't from anything serious. Based on your description there are many possibilities, some serious and some not so serious. ...Read more

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What causes pain in forehead, behind eyes&back of head and neck? Also numbness in head...This pain has started since 5 days? Is it serious? Justify

A variety of problem: The symptoms are non specific but could be sinus inflammation, migraine, tension headaches. Numbness is not a symptom of sinus infection. Pain in the back of the neck is not a symptom of sinus disease. All these symptoms together could be related to muscle hyperactivity (pain in the back of head and neck.) rule out sinusitis which is a remote possibility and then proceed to a physiatrist. ...Read more

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Having pain head ache on the back of head and neck and feeling dizzy?

Having pain head ache on the back of head and neck and feeling dizzy?

Call you Dr.: If you have tried over the counter analgesics, or heating pads to the neck, etc., and are not any better, there is not much we can do to help you on HealthTap other than telling you to call your Dr. for their input and treatment of your issues. Best wishes. ...Read more