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I have a pain left side of head comes and goes lasts-few secs behind eye and sometimes in my left ear can this be a brain tumour or Anuresym? 24/m

I have a pain left side of head comes and goes lasts-few secs behind eye and sometimes in my left ear can this be a brain tumour or Anuresym? 24/m

Probably not serious: Probably not a serious problem but it depends on how long you have been having these transient pains behind your left eye/ear. If the pains have been present for more than one month and if they are present most of the day then you should see you physician and consider an MRI of the head. If the pain is fleeting and not present long it is unlikely to be a brain tumor or aneurysm. Relax. ...Read more

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I'm having tingling that comes and goes on left side of head. I have no pain.

I'm having tingling that comes and goes on left side of head. I have no pain.

Occipital neuralgia: This is called occipital neuralgia. It is just a type of headache, usually due to neck spasms or inflammation of that nerve due to a virus. I would talk to your doctor about going on a course of steroids to see if it goes away ...Read more

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For the past two years I have been getting severe throbbing pain to the left side of my head/brain. It comes and goes but sometimes i'm in agony.

Behavioral medicine: Presuming that you have been thoroughly examined by your doc, you might consider some behavioral interventions. Your BP might also be elevated due to the pain. Herbert benson, md, a cardiologist has a great little technique called the relaxation response that might be helpful in relaxing the vessels in your head. ...Read more

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I've had a numbness like falling asleep senstation on right side of head comes and goes for a month and a weird twitching on left temple. Stress?

I've had a numbness like falling asleep senstation on right side of head comes and goes for a month and a weird twitching on left temple. Stress?

Unclear: Since you are being treated for a sinus infection situation is more complex. Pay attention to what part of right head goes numb. Nerves to anterior skull are different from nerves to posterior skull. The fact that you are young and symptoms are on opposite sides of head makes possibility of concerning illness less. Stress can cause non-specific, wierd symptoms; but caution when infection. ...Read more

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Pain above left eye brow tender to touch and headache at side of head comes and goes over last few days painkillers do help .?

Need full history: If this is something new, you'll need a full history to be taken. Differential is broad. I'm available for a virtual consult to guide diagnosis, workup, and treatment. ...Read more

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I am getting woken up with pain in left side of head, pain not severe. This is new to me. what could it be?

Nocturnal headaches: Headaches awakening one at night may be due to various causes such as cluster headches,blood pressure elevation,sinus congestion, positional muscular contraction or intracranial masses. I recommend an evaluation by a neurologist to diagnose and treat you. ...Read more

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Hi my age is 19 year old.i am suffering from allergic bronchitis.Today my pain in left side of head is started.Is it due to flu?how i can cure it?

Hi my age is 19 year old.i am suffering from allergic bronchitis.Today my pain in left side of head is started.Is it due to flu?how i can cure it?

Hard to say: without an exam, but given you history of "allergic bronchitis", you are also at risk for allergic rhinosinusitis which can trigger headaches/migraines. If it has only been one day there is always a good probability for a viral infection (cold) so treating it conservatively is reasonable with over the counter analgesics and cold/flu medicines like Robitussin or Benadryl (diphenhydramine). ...Read more

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Delay in ejaculation(a sec)then pain in left side of head & muscle tightens,chocking feeling,heart rt fast and shaky?goes away after a min,ecg is fine

Delay in ejaculation(a sec)then pain in left side of head & muscle tightens,chocking feeling,heart rt fast and shaky?goes away after a min,ecg is fine

Here are some ...: Your described clinical scenario suggests the manifestation of dysautonomia. For more detail, go to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dysautonomia & http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK400/. After reading these articles, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of all related symptoms over time to Doc for analysis, physicals, & possible tests so to deduce.... ...Read more