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Pressure Back Head
Constant burning feel top back head w. occasional head weight feel causing elevator effect when walking. Dizzy can be replicated w pressure back head.
Tight pressure back of head and light headed been going on for a while now on and of for 3 months really bothersome?
Sign of Tension:
You may need medical help from your a doctor. If you do not have one, you should look for a family Physician as we all need a Primary care Physician (PCP) as a source for medical help.
Right now your symptoms sugggest a stressful period of time for you either in school, or at your job or may be in a family relationship. You should learn how to relax: by Breathing exercises and daily walks for exerc ...Read more
Pressure @back of head, tight neck, dizziness (feel/see movement when there's none, plus generalised). Ongoing for >1yr. Balance good. What could it be?
2 ideas for a cause:
A chronic tension headache could cause most of these symptoms. It is very common, it is easy to treat, it is probably the cause. It is hard to know the cause based on the amount of information we shared so far.
Another cause is much rarer. Chiari malformation sometimes causes headaches and dizziness, and it is caused by crowding and the base of the skull on the inside. ...Read more
Head pressure back of head, neck and low back pain all on left side for week now. Temp around 97-98. Should I go ER or wait for primary care on mon?
Extreme pressure back of head/lightheaded/nauseated/no recent trauma/ct scans all negative/difficulty concentrating/ what could it be?
See neurologist.: A negative head CT Scan cannot rule out other pathology so I recommend a visit to a neurologist to rule out other reason. Other tests including an opthalmological test, CBC, a complete metabolic test, thyroid test should at least be done to rule out other diseases. Anxiety n should be considered when all the other possibilities are ruled out. ...Read more
Bad pressure back of head, neck, fatigue, and weakness. Debilitating. What could cause thus? Neg MRI snd CT scan. Please help me.
Sudden vertigo 3 days ago. Difficulty with balance, mild nausea, pressure back of head where spine and skull meet, ringing in ears, sleepy?
Need more info: Vertigo is the sensation of motion when there is none. Many people will proclaim vertigo when this is not what they feel. Is this what you experience? Vertigo is caused by many things. A good answer can only come with a consultation with an ent. ...Read more
Pressure back of head, neck and ears for three weeks. Pulsing in ears worse on right. Nasal passage clear no fluid in ears. Sinus infection? .
Neck/head pain. Leaning head foward feel pressure on back of head. Neck hurts off and on on both sides. Should I go to dr?
Yes, your primary: Care doctor will do physical ; neurological exams to determine if you need x-rays or other radiographic studies or referral to a specialist. ...Read more
I have pain pressure in back of head and pressure in face. Pain in head has been for three weeks face pressure just started today. What could this be?
Not common: That is not a common location for sinus pain - your sinuses are located more towards the front of your face, above the forehead, behind the eyes, along the nose and behind the cheeks. A doctor can examine you to determine if you are having muscle tension pain or pain in the mastoid process or referred pain from the ear, but it is unlikely to be due to your sinuses in the location you describe. ...Read more
Pressure in the back head+blackout+sweat, face felt very cold. Heard white noise in the background. Was tired&hungry. Should I be concerned?
Yes: Do not ignore particularly u black out? See your doctor. ...Read more
Headache pressure in back of head near neck goes into cheeks. Shaky feeling diarreha not dehytrated. Asprine and ibpro taken. What could this be?
Diarrhea is not often associated with neurological disorders
but infections that cause headaches and diarrhea are common. ...Read more
Is it bad if every time I stand up from laying down I get Dizzy and Very Lightheaded and alot of pressure on my back head, as if im going to faint?
Lower back an ovary pressure an back of head pressure an headache an off balance ec. Will this go away post menapause 4 yrs.
Getting more frequent headaches, pain in forehead and back of head. Also shooting pains from back of head down neck when I put pressure on back of head?
Have neck stiffness associated with pain and head pressure in back of head for 5 days now. Temp has been consistent around 97.4. Should I take nsaid?
Tripped and hit my head really hard on a wall, been having headaches/pressure back of my head for 3 days now. Also been dizzy and tired. Should I be worried and go to the hospital?
Dizziness, Headaches: Since you hit your head really hard and it has been 3 days of symptoms. Try not to worry, but I would recommend you to go to the hospital or doctor to investigate your symptoms. ...Read more
Is it safe to fly after a concussion and WAD2 after 2.5 months? I still get dizziness, pressure at back of head and headaches.
Post traumatic HA: Post traumatic headaches can be a problem. I would suggest that you see a neurologist that specializes in this type of thing. Inappropriate treatments will make your problem worse. ...Read more
Headache and pressure to back of head, dizziness for 4 days straight. Could be something serious? Its a 9 month wait for MRI scan.
Diagnosis could be--: Based on what you are saying about the headache I would guess that either you are suffering from a migraine, dad tension type headache, or medication overuse type of headache since I see you are taking acetaminophen. I have never ever heard of a nine-month wait for an MRI scan. That is phenomenal but I would seek a headache specialist who may agree you may not even need a scan in the first place. ...Read more
Pain and pressure at back of head all day, getting worse and body weakness. Never had before. Could it be anuerysm or brain swelling?
M.D. visit: Your symptoms are of concern, and there are several neurologic conditions that may cause your pain and weakness. I would suggest that you call your doctor or obtain a check up at the ed. It may also be caused by something less serious such as a muscle spasm. It is best to be checked as soon as you can. ...Read more
What is the best way to relieve sinus pressure in head. Have a cold and when I blow my nose I feel pressure in back of head and all over?
Nasal rinsing/neti-pot saline rinse is a very effective FIRST line remedy for acute sinus issues (I usually recommend chitorhino (chitorhino. Com). You may want to consider a short course of nasal decongestants like Afrin or neosynephrine - but use these for no more than 3 days.
A "cold" that lasts more than 7-10 days is a sinus infection by definition - antibiotics are needed at that point. ...Read more
Sinuses congested & HA x5 days OTC don't seem to help. Pressure. Behind Rt eye and sharp/pressure pain back of head Rt side. Dr out of office all week?
Horrible pressure top left back head I feel spaced out and I have brain fog but the bad thing is that iam dreamy and have flash backs IV done CT clean?
Consult with MD: You should consult with your doctor, and see if you need to see a neurologist. If this happens again, there are a number of possible diagnoses, including seizures. ...Read more
1 or 2 times, runs clear liquid from l.Nose if I bend down. Slight head pressure in back side head, eye irritation, nasal polyps is there. Any serious?
Head pressure in back of head, tight neck/shoulder muscles, balance issues, head heaviness, extreme fatigue, for 6 months straight, what could this be?
Pressure headache back of head, head feels heavy, and now if I press right below ears it hurts. Allergies? Klonopin (clonazepam) withdrawel? Or lupus? I have all 3
Headache clinic at a: Local hospital may be the best way to go, especially if you have seen your primary doc. Treating one thing at a time can solve the mystery. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Pressure on back of head were bone is and too of head, headache around front face, ears feel clogged, jaw line hurts, fatigue sometimes dizzy.?
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