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I have pressure on the right side of my head i've been told by 3 doctors that its anxiety. But nobody has checked my head to rule anything else out?

I have pressure on the right side of my head i've been told by 3 doctors that its anxiety. But nobody has checked my head to rule anything else out?

Common is common: If they did a neurological exam, and it was normal, in your age group it is extremely unlikely that there is a tumor in there causing your discomfort (...Which I am sure is what you are worried about...). They are saving you the radiation dose. Hopefully they are treating you for your symptoms though? ...Read more

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Had mri in April, now I've been having pressure on the right side of my head, and have been more forgetful. Anxiety or something else possibly?

Had mri in April, now I've been having pressure on the right side of my head, and have been more forgetful. Anxiety or something else possibly?

Why and where: Why did you have your MRI ? and to what part of your body ?, head, neck, back, abdomen?.First MRI has nothing to do with your symptoms you are getting anxious if we know the answer to above questions we might be able to help you better . Have one on one live consult with one of the health tap physician in your state , they might be able to help. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about ringing in my ears and pressure on the right side of my head about an inch above my temple which worsens when I bend over ?

Should I be worried about ringing in my ears and pressure on the right side of my head about an inch above my temple which worsens when I bend over ?

Concerning: These symptoms are significant enough to warrant an investigation as the problem could be neurologic or of an auditory nerve or canal origin. I would start with an evaluation by an otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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There is like a pressure in my right side of my head after swimming and i can still feel it today.. is it bad?

There is like a pressure in my right side of my head after swimming and i can still feel it today..  is it bad?

Likely Not serious.: Depending on where on the right side of your head your pain is and if you go deep under water when swim (like diving), your symptoms may be due to a sinus headache from change in pressure form going under water. Try just doing surface swimming with no diving and see if symptoms still occur. It they do, then seek medical attention. Take Care! ...Read more

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I've had ongoing pressure and pain on the right side of my head, getting progressively worse. Scan is negative. I'm very scared. Tylenol (acetaminophen) doesn't help.

I've had ongoing pressure and pain on the right side of my head, getting progressively worse. Scan is negative. I'm very scared. Tylenol (acetaminophen) doesn't help.

Depends: You really should discuss with your doctor as chronic headaches have many causes. They need to address blood pressure and other issues. If a ct scan is negative then it is unlikely that it is something you should be scared about, but you need to address it. ...Read more

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Im having blunt pressure pain on the right side & back of my head. It only happens when I cough, etc.. Also have sinus drainage. is this neurological?

Im having blunt pressure pain on the right side & back of my head. It only happens when I cough, etc.. Also have sinus drainage. is this neurological?

No way to tell: without a full evaluation. If you do have sinus problems this could explain it all. But you have several risk factors (BP, CHOL, CKD, Immune Suppression). You really should be examined in person for this. Good luck! ...Read more

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Why have I been feeling dizzy, weak, light-headed, and faint? It started after I felt a chill/tingling sensation across my chest after working out, I feel pressure in my head on the right side of my head; head and heart checked out fine.

Why have I been feeling dizzy, weak, light-headed, and faint?  It started after I felt a chill/tingling sensation across my chest after working out, I feel pressure in my head on the right side of my head; head and heart checked out fine.

Many caused: There are many possible causes of those symptoms, and it is very difficult to give further advice or guidance without a more thorough examination and evaluation. If you had an evaluation with normal results so far, then the more serious potential causes are much less likely. It is best to continue working with your doctor to find the cause. ...Read more

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Every so often i get a sharp painful pressure/spasm in one specific area (half dollar size) on the top right side of my head. What could be the cause?

Every so often i get a sharp painful pressure/spasm in one specific area (half dollar size) on the top right side of my head. What could be the cause?

Clenching: If you find that you are clenching throughout the hours you are awake try to break the habit by placing your tongue on the roof of your mouth half an inch behind your teeth and press with your tongue. This position can relax the muscles you use to clench. Unfortunately, this only works during hours you are awake. Try a night guard for bedtime. ...Read more