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Pressure in temples and top of head?

Headache: You may have a simple head ache. Try taking over the counter head ache meds and if it persists, see a dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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Pressure in left temple, behind the eye and down the left side of head behind the ear. Tight muscles in neck. Allergy meds having no affect. Ideas?

Pressure in left temple, behind the eye and down the left side of head behind the ear. Tight muscles in neck. Allergy meds having no affect. Ideas?

Head pain: This could be a headache condition such as a muscle tension headache or a migraine, but much more detail is necessary. Other possibilities might be myofascial pain from clenching or grinding your teeth. Sinus/ allergy conditions would be less likely based on the information provided. Lastly, other conditions such as trigeminal neuralgia or temporal arteritis could be considered. See MD for help. ...Read more

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Headache / pressure top of head and above eyes also pressure in bridge of nose ??

Headache / pressure top of head and above eyes also pressure in bridge of nose ??

Headache: Hi, is this a new headache or you have a recurrent headache like that? Do you have any change in your vision? What kind of pain do you have, a pressure like pain or throbbing? Any dizziness, nausea or vomiting? The possible causes are Tension headache (most likely), sinus pain (2nd most likely), migraine headache (less likely), please see a provider for further evaluation, Best of luck. ...Read more

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Throbbing headache in back of head and forehead and throbbing in face, sore neck, ringing in ears and vision affected ?

Throbbing headache in back of head and forehead and throbbing in face, sore neck, ringing in ears and vision affected ?

You need a consult: to sort out this headache. As you are in Canada, can you not visit a clinic? An examination would be required to really make a diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more

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Facial pressure. Head throbbing in back of head and neck. Feel my heartbeat in back of head right eye green stuff in morning and headache when i getup?

Facial pressure. Head throbbing in back of head and neck. Feel my heartbeat in back of head right eye green stuff in morning and headache when i getup?

Sinus vs Blephoritis: You need to see an Internist, these symptoms are complex and possibly dangerous. You need to see an internist ASAP. ...Read more

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What can cause a headache across forehead, behind eyes, and base of head, blood shot eyes and sensitive right eye.

What can cause a headache across forehead, behind eyes, and base of head, blood shot eyes and sensitive right eye.

Eyestrain or ???: Headache is associated with many etiologies, but having your vision checked, and corrected with bifocal glasses, can remove eyestrain from the long differential diagnosis list. An ophthalmologist or optometrist can screen the eyes for vision-threatening disease, and opticians can fulfill the prescription. If that does not work, make an appointment with a neurologist who specializes in headache. ...Read more

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Pressure all around ears & base of skull. most pressure under and at temple of right ear. Getting a rush of burning feeling in my head and ears, uncomfortable. Trouble sleeping, hard to slow heart beat, throbbing in head and rush of pressure.

Pressure all around ears & base of skull. most pressure under and at temple of right ear. Getting a rush of burning feeling in my head and ears, uncomfortable. Trouble sleeping, hard to slow heart beat, throbbing in head and rush of pressure.

The first thing you: need to have checked IS your blood pressure. This could all be related to high blood pressure. And what might cause rapid heart rate: things like hyperthyroidism, medication effects, etc. Get good ENT exam, too. But once those things have been checked, I would really look at anxiety as a potential cause. You may not even know why you feel anxious...but help is available. Pursue an evaluation now. ...Read more

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Can putting pressure around the eyes and behind the eyes cause glaucoma?

Yes, rarely: There are many types of glaucoma, some of which are due to elevation of eye pressure. When the eye is compressed, the pressure increases and there can be damage to the optic nerve. This can be a result of trauma causing a hemorrhage in the orbit, tumors compressing on the eye, and even pressure from sleeping on one's eye. Most often, the pressure build up in glaucoma is due to internal factors. ...Read more

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Will sinus pressure cause pain in the head and ear pressure?

Will sinus pressure cause pain in the head and ear pressure?

Yes, possible: Sinus pressure and infections may results in symptoms of facial pain or headaches as well as ear pain. Ear pain may be radiating or referred pain, or potentially from eustachian tube problems secondary to sinus issues. ...Read more

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Stuffed up nose and pressure in the head?

Stuffed up nose and pressure in the head?

OTC meds: If you have no other symptoms, try OTC decongestants and/or OTC allergy meds. If your symptoms persist, see an ENT doc to evalluate your stuffed nose. ...Read more

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Blocked sinus right front part of scalps is tingly and pressure. Eye is tender to push and pressure in right nostril?

Blocked sinus right front part of scalps is tingly and pressure. Eye is tender to push and pressure in right nostril?

Yes: If your eye is tender to push with a sinus infection then seek immediate medical attention this can be a serious infection behind around Your eye ...Read more

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Earache and headache. Feeling of pressure in my brain., ears are clogged pain behind eyes, and sometime i feel a slight dizziness. Brain tumor??

Earache and headache. Feeling of pressure in my brain., ears are clogged pain behind eyes, and sometime i feel a slight dizziness. Brain tumor??

Below: At your age, it is more likely to be caused by an ear or sinus problem. Just make an apt with your DR if it continues, and with an exam you will get a accurate DX ...Read more

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Pressure in head and behind eyes, temple tightness, since almost 2 years now, bloodshot eyes, fatigue, nervous, what can it be and can do? pls advise!

Complicated problem: There are many possibilities here. If you have not had an eye exam recently, it may be that you need glasses even if you feel you are seeing well. If you are spending more than 6 hours/day in front of computer, or if you are not getting enough breaks or rest/sleep, or if you have some allergies, or if you are not maintaining good hygiene around your eyes--all of these might be impacting you. ...Read more

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When laying on my stomach I feel sudden pressure in my head behind my eyes & in my ears. My vision gets cloudy & I feel dizzy. Goes away when I sit up?

When laying on my stomach I feel sudden pressure in my head behind my eyes & in my ears. My vision gets cloudy & I feel dizzy. Goes away when I sit up?

Pressure increase: Your symptoms suggest increase in the pressure in your head which then, puts pressure on the optic nerves, the eyes, & well, everything. Increased pressure in the head occurs when pressure in the abdomen increases. This commonly happens when straining to have a BM. Lying on the abdomen is likely causing pressure increases in the head. Try your back. Questions? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more

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I have alot.Of headaches and.They feel like a lot of pressure on my head also behind.My eyes.And my vision is sometimes blurry, why? Possibilities?

I have alot.Of headaches and.They feel like a lot of pressure on my head also behind.My eyes.And my vision is sometimes blurry, why? Possibilities?

Headaches: Headaches can be caused by many things, make sure you see a physician who can give you the proper diagnosis and lead you down the correct treatment pathway. Labs and imaging may be needed. ...Read more

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Headache the past few days.comes/goes.right side of head,pressure behind eyes,pain down neck.stuffy head. tired. sinus issue or should I worry?

Headache the past few days.comes/goes.right side of head,pressure behind eyes,pain down neck.stuffy head. tired. sinus issue or should I worry?

Headache vs sinus: Could be sinus related or related to your diet (see migraine diet at eyedoc2020@blogspot.com on how to potentially change this feeling... naturally).Consult with us or see your MD as these symptoms are not normal. ...Read more

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Blocked nose, pains at the top and back of my head,pressure behind the eyes distorted vision, hearing problems and extreme fatigue had for over 2 yrs

B-blocker not reason: Constellation of symptoms consistent with migraine headaches. If b-blockers were started then, stopped these symptoms wouldn't be expected to have persisted. There are also metabolic reasons for migraine headaches such as low thyroid or low cortisol function. Labs done? Please don't try multiple rounds of antibiotics for sinus problems or get surgeries to drill holes in them. Not expected to work. ...Read more

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Lots of pain and pressure on left side of head ear, behind eyes and jaw included. Nauseous and feeling tired. Should I go to ER and ask for CT scan?

Lots of pain and pressure on left side of head ear, behind eyes and jaw included.   Nauseous and feeling tired. Should I go to ER and ask for CT scan?

Urgent: New headache with the listed associated symptoms is an urgent problem requiring immediate evaluation if possible. Head CT may be a consideration (but these decisions require more information and an examination). ER recommended if this is new for you. ...Read more

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Why do I get a warm pressure in my head (general brain and behind eyes) with a lump feeling in my throat usually when I'm hungry or dehydrated?

Low blood sugar: and dehydration type headache. Try to keep a healthy approach to your life and lifestyle. Maintain regular diet and drink atleast 8 glasses of water daily, more if you exercise. Take care ...Read more

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Intermittent head pressure esp behind eyes, clogged ears, tight jaw. CBC, echo, EKG OK. Lowering head worsens pressure. Allergies? Musculoskeletal?

Intermittent head pressure esp behind eyes, clogged ears, tight jaw. CBC, echo, EKG OK. Lowering head worsens pressure. Allergies? Musculoskeletal?

Pressure in head: in a young lady may be due to deep sinus problems or Idopathic intracranial hypertension especially if there is a positional component. I would see a neurologist. Check Iron level, Vit A level Thyroid function if there is evidence of raised intracranial pressure on fundoscopic (eye) exam. also check a CT of the head.. I wish you best of health. ...Read more

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I have a lot of pressure in the front and back of my head and behind my eyes what can this be due to?

I have a lot of pressure in the front and back of my head and behind my eyes what can this be due to?

Sinus or other: Headaches can have various causes. Pain behind the eyes associated with headaches are usually either atypical muscle tension or sinus headaches. They may also be caused by migraines. If there is decreased vision or pain on movement of the eyes, see an eye doctor immediately. ...Read more

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Hi there, i have a pressure right on top of my head, for about 3 days now. It started with headache behind the eyes. should i be concerned?

Hi there, i have a pressure right on top of my head, for about 3 days now. It started with headache behind the eyes. should i be concerned?

See a neurologist: These symptoms may represent a specific kind of headache or other neurological condition. You should keep a log of the location, timing, duration, characteristic, and intensity of these episodes and take the log with you to a neurologist. https://www.aan.com/Guidelines/Home/ByTopic?topicId=16 , http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1142731-overview ...Read more

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I've had head pressure for a few weeks and now have been having pain behind my eyes and it hurts underneath my eyes as well. Eyes have felt dry too?

I've had head pressure for a few weeks and now have been having pain behind my eyes and it hurts underneath my eyes as well. Eyes have felt dry too?

See your doctor: You should see your doctor to have an evaluation. Allergies could be responsible for your symptoms; however, without being seen it is impossible to say with certainty. You physician can determine if any further evaluation or testing is necessary. ...Read more

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I've been having head pressure for a few weeks but that seems to be a lot better. Now it's really only my eyes hurting (behind and underneath on face)?

I've been having head pressure for a few weeks but that seems to be a lot better. Now it's really only my eyes hurting (behind and underneath on face)?

Sinus: They key is improvement and discomfort in face. The problem is likely related to sinus blockage. Headache associated with fever would be worrisome. Sharp pains radiating to the top of the head or both temples can be due to Middle Meatus Syndrome and might require ENT surgery to open the Osteomeatal complex (blocked opening to sinuses by bone spur and swollen mucosa ) ...Read more

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Whenever I move my eyes to the right, I have bad pressure behind my left eyeball in my head. What could this mean?

Whenever I move my eyes to the right, I have bad pressure behind my left eyeball in my head. What could this mean?

Inflammation: Pain or pressure on eye movement can indicate inflammation or infection within the orbit, inflammation of eye muscles or of the optic nerve, sometimes sinus inflammation, and other causes. These conditions require an eye examination to diagnose and treat, and sometimes imaging studies such as a CT scan. With significant discomfort, and especially double or blurred vision, get seen ASAP. ...Read more

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I get an uncomfortable pressure in my forehead, behind eyes & back of head if I straighten and stretch my back while sitting. What could this be?

I get an uncomfortable pressure in my forehead, behind eyes & back of head if I straighten and stretch my back while sitting. What could this be?

Pressure: Pressure sensation behind eyes, forehead & back can be due to a few things: do you have a cold, any sickness or diabetes? Sinusitis? Is your vision ok? Does this happen any other time? If you have no other issues, it could be a muscle spasm or muscle tension on your upper shoulder muscles that can give a sensation. Please consult with us or your MD to check to be sure eyes & sinuses are ok. ...Read more

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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