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I have a randon pulling sensation in the back of my head. In the center but a little toward the left it comes and goes within a few minutes?

I have a randon pulling sensation in the back of my head. In the center but a little toward the left it comes and goes within a few minutes?

Tension: Sounds like a muscle spasm occurring in the muscles on the back and/or base of the skull. Pay attention to your activities and be careful not to over-exert for a week or two. Now might be a good time to consider a massage! ...Read more

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Hi, I am having pulling sensation at the back of leg. Is getting worse everyday. I had discectomy. Is those pulling sensation cause by scar tissue?

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I am having pulling sensation at the back of leg. Is getting worse everyday. 

I had discectomy. Is those pulling sensation cause by scar tissue?

Pinched nerve: could be a pinched nerve which now gives you abnormal sensation from the leg even if there is no problem with the leg per se. an examination of the leg by a doctor or a nerve conduction test can tell you whether nerve is responsible for that.
scar at the surgical site cannot explain what you feel all the way down the leg. ...Read more

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Having tense feeling in heart, fear of death, left arm pulling, heart burn sensation in chest, back, ibs.Diag., with vit d, B12 def. Ecg tmt fine?

Having tense feeling in heart, fear of death, left arm pulling, heart burn sensation in chest, back, ibs.Diag., with vit d, B12 def. Ecg tmt fine?

Seek urgent care: These are not symptoms to take lightly -- seek urgent care -- not online. It may be ibs, but don't take the risk of "waiting it out". ...Read more

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Tingling and somtimes pulling sensation in the left shoulder blade but not always there just when I move or bend over sometime? But not all the time

Tingling and somtimes pulling sensation in the left shoulder blade but not always there just when I move or bend over sometime? But not all the time

See doctor: Sounds entirely musculoskeletal in nature as opposed to neurological. Start tracking the differences in physical activities and positions of the left shoulder and back together with periods of pain and discomfort. You will then, take this completed diary to someone's attention. ...Read more

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I have severe pain in my mid back which feels like a pulling sensation like my vertebrae's are being pulled apart no matter what i'm doing. What is?

Back Pain: The answer to that would require an examination and possibly some imaging. You really should see a doctor about this. Before your appointment you should ask about your family medical history. (ankylosing spondilitis is one thing you should ask your family about). ...Read more

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Why do I have pain at the back of my knee that hurts when I walk and sometimes gives a pulling sensation?

Why do I have pain at the back of my knee that hurts when I walk and sometimes gives a pulling sensation?

Could be: Baker's cyst, tendinitis, or thrombophlebitis. If it is the latter, it could lead to pulmonary embolism, so you should consult with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a pulling sensation from my belly button down to my pubic region, like a string connecting it, when I lean back it hurts worse. What is it?

I have a pulling sensation from my belly button down to my pubic region, like a string connecting it, when I lean back it hurts worse. What is it?

?muscular?: The rectus abdominis muscles are the paired "6-pack" muscles that run from the rib cage to the pubic bone. Pain at the umbilicus that radiates to the groin may be caused by a pulled muscle. If the pain persists, i advise you to seek out medical attention as a physical examination would be very helpful in this situation. ...Read more

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I have a back pain for four days now. My back and neck are stiff and i get a pulling sensation in my neck going down. I also have a little chest pain.

I have a back pain for four days now. My back and neck are stiff and i get a pulling sensation in my neck going down. I also have a little chest pain.

Rest: At 19 years old, this is probably muscular. I would try rest, heat, massage, anti inflammatories. If symptoms continue, try to find factors that make it better and worse and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Calf pain when walking. I get a pulling sensation deep in calf when walking. Sometimes electric shock like sensation that shoot down medial and back o?

Calf pain when walking. I get a pulling sensation deep in calf when walking. Sometimes electric shock like sensation that shoot down medial and back o?

Calf muscles: This babies are often stiff in the AM and it is easy to misstep and tear the musculotendinous junction. ALWAYS warm up before any strenuous activity. Try the runner's stretch with alternate legs-gently. ...Read more

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Pain in the back of knee that feels like a constant cramp/ slight pulling sensation. also swelling of inide/bottom of knee &ancle/calf post hyperexten?

Pain in the back of knee that feels like a constant cramp/ slight pulling sensation. also swelling of inide/bottom of knee &ancle/calf post hyperexten?

Overuse injury: is a possibility depending on your level of activity. With symptoms such as cramping, pulling and swelling that are not subsiding, I recommend getting examined for a proper diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more

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Muscle spasms in lower back with pulling sensation and sciatica type pain in legs,no disks problems but really tight hamstrings could this be the caus?

Muscle spasms in lower back with pulling sensation and sciatica type pain in legs,no disks problems but really tight hamstrings could this be the caus?

Causes of sciatica: There are causes for sciatica besides disc problems. Hypertrophied muscle or spasm can push on the sciatic nerve causing pain to radiate down leg. The muscle can be in the lower back or pelvis. Since it appears that there is no serious structural problem, then physical therapy is the best way to get muscles and ligaments to relax and stretch and reduce pressure on sciatic nerve. ...Read more

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I have bad pain on the back of neck, vomiting, pain in shoulders going down arms. Numbness, tingling, burning sensation. Muscles pulling from spine. ?

Go to ER: If you have severe pain in the back of your neck and vomiting, you should go to the er for evaluation and treatment. This is concerning, and you want to make sure you don't have meningitis. ...Read more

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Been experiencing some pulling and buzzing sensations around the left side of my shoulder/back. They seem to be less often each day. Should I see doc?

Been experiencing some pulling and buzzing sensations around the left side of my shoulder/back. They seem to be less often each day. Should I see doc?

Hold off: This sounds like an irritable superficial nerve which usually resolves on its own. At this time I would hold off on consulting a physician unless symptoms persist or worsen, pain develops or if similar symptoms occur in other areas of the body as seen in deficiencies of calcium, magnesium and potassium. ...Read more

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I get a knee pain in my left leg on and off. And with it,follows a pull sensation from the back of my thigh to toe tips. What are the causes and cure?

Many causes: There are many causes for this including injuries, several types of arthritis, back problems, overuse syndromes, circulation problems. I am sorry I can't give you a definite answer without a lot more information. Your best option is to see your doc and get a definite diagnosis first ...Read more

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I have a pulling sensation in my kneecap, what could be wrong?

I have a pulling sensation in my kneecap, what could be wrong?

Several things: Most likely, you've had an injury resulting in improper tracking of your kneecap within your knee joint. Rest should help the condition. If it doesen't improve after a couple of weeks, or if it worsens, see your family doctor. ...Read more

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It feels like I have a pulling sensation from my nable, what could it be.

It feels like I have a pulling sensation from my nable, what could it be.

See your doctor: There are many things that can cause pains in the abdomen. These need an in person exam. ...Read more

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Had this weird pulling or pushing sensation left rib cage area had must be coming upto a year now. It's so annoying. Goes away if I touch it ?

Had this weird pulling or pushing sensation left rib cage area had must be coming upto a year now. It's so annoying. Goes away if I touch it
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If U R thin, U may--: -B feeling the air in the colon at the splenic flexure, this going away with touch is the air actually being scooted out of the way by Ur hand. What U R feeling is stool & air as the peristaltic action of the colon. @ times it may gurgle or similar noise as it turns the corner. ...Read more

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I felt somone was pulling or streching my head, yesterday after this sensation the same happened on the chest from sides to the center. what is it?

I felt somone was pulling or streching my head, yesterday after this sensation the same happened on the chest from sides to the center. what is it?

Wow. No idea: Are you still experiencing any symptoms? That does not fit the pattern for anything I have ever seen. Can you give more details? I wish you the best. ...Read more

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Cause of lower pelvic pain with stretching pulling sensation?

Cause of lower pelvic pain with stretching pulling sensation?

Ligaments: In men and women this can be the presentation of an inguinal hernia. Other possibilities are ligaments stretching, irritation of the illioinguinal or genitofermoral nerves, or loosening of scar tissue from previous inguinal or low abdominal surgery. Pelvic mass is also possible. This is obviously a nonspecific sign so physical examination is key in helping to determine the cause. See your gp. ...Read more

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I'm having a burning, pulling sensation on my right side of my abdomen?

I'm having a burning, pulling sensation on my right side of my abdomen?

Many possibilities: Several problems could cause abdominal burning sensation but the most common would be stomach irritation (gastritis) or even stomach ulcers. Also possible would be gallbladder problems, cramps, or other intestinal problems. You may need upper endoscopy (egd)which is very effective at diagnosing ulcers and gastritis and is a quick 5 minute procedure done with light IV sedation. ...Read more

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Have one year old scar and feel slight pulling sensation when pressing on it?

Have one year old scar and feel slight pulling sensation when pressing on it?

Scar: Scar is fibrous tissue and has less tensile strength than regular tissue. You can try over the counter silicone tape/cream and see if it helps . F/u w/ plastic surgeon.

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?ContentTypeID=85&ContentID=P00313 ...Read more