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Headache for week and a half, pressure and sharp pains in right side of head, pressure behind right eye, muscles in body contract uncontrollably, ?

Headache for week and a half, pressure and sharp pains in right side of head, pressure behind right eye, muscles in body contract uncontrollably,  ?

Needs evaluation : Sounds likes sinus infection. Do up have a fever? Is that why your muscles shake? Otherwise I don't understand that maybe the evaluating six can figure it out ...Read more

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I keep on having sharp pains in my right side of head starting from back to crown.Stays for long time.Aggravates more when I am emotionally disturbed?

I keep on having sharp pains in my right side of head starting from back to crown.Stays for long time.Aggravates more when I am emotionally disturbed?

Depression: I understand your discomfort. Pain on the head aggravated when emotionally disturbed seems to indicate unresolved emotional conflicts in your life. Being emotionally disturbed seems to indicate intense feelings with helplessness and lack of control on life These conflicts could be in relationship, marriage, separation, divorce, parenting, child custody, finances or work. See a Psychiatrist ...Read more

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Sharp pains in back right side of head randomly there sharp and stabbing could thru be a brain abcess or brain tumor? Or nothing serious?

Sharp pains in back right side of head randomly there sharp and stabbing could thru be a brain abcess or brain tumor? Or nothing serious?

Probably no but: In someone as young as you, neither a brain abscess or tumor is very likely. More likely is a migraine, nerve impingement, or some other benign cause of headache. That being said, it would be a good idea to see your doctor to get examined and imaging if necessary. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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How come i keep getting these sharp pains on the right side of my head?

How come i keep getting these sharp pains on the right side of my head?

Several causes: There are several causes and these vary depending on the exact location of the pain. Is it worse with chewing? It could be dental or medical. Have a doctor evaluate. ...Read more

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Im getting sharp pains on the right side of my head every time i get mad, also my jaw is getting stuck every day on the same side is that a sign of?

Im getting  sharp pains on the right side of my head every time i get mad, also my jaw is getting stuck every day on the same side is that a sign of?

TMJ problem: The symptoms are consistent with temporomandibular joint problem. See and ENT doctor, oral surgeon for help. ...Read more

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I feeling this itchy and sharp pains on the right side of my head. its really unbearable. I cant even sleep at night. I have been with this for 7 mont?

I feeling this itchy and sharp pains on the right side of my head. its really unbearable. I cant even sleep at night. I have been with this for 7 mont?

Sharp pains: How old are you and do you wear glasses? This could be due to something serious so consult with us or see your main MD. If these are the worst headaches of your life, you need to go to the ER. Could be anything from a migraine, narrow angles, temporal arteritis (depends on age), to tumor, aneurysm. ...Read more

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I had very sharp pains in the right side of my head while passing a difficult bowel movement. Should i be concerned? The headache has since subsided.

I had very sharp pains in the right side of my head while passing a difficult bowel movement. Should i be concerned? The headache has since subsided.

Doesn't sound bad: If you had a sharp pain in your head while having a bowel movement and the pain passed after the bowel movement, as long as you don't continue to have pain, weakness, visual changes, etc, you should be ok. ...Read more

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Is getting sharp pains on the right side of my head over getting mad n my jaw getting stuck a sign of facial paralysis or stroke? Also my eye twitches

Is getting sharp pains on the right side of my head over getting mad n my jaw getting stuck a sign of facial paralysis or stroke? Also my eye twitches

Muscle tension: You are more likely clenching your teeth tightly and and causing the symptoms you describe. If these do not resolve fairly quickly or you develop weakness prompt physician evaluation is necessary. ...Read more

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I have pains that come and go right side of head over ear. Not sharp. They last about 5 seconds then stop then return then go away for a while. Tumor?

I have pains that come and go right side of head over ear. Not sharp. They last about 5 seconds then stop then return then go away for a while. Tumor?

Not a tumor: Might enquire about potential problem in distribution of greater occipital nerve. Some migraine variants such as "ice pick" headaches may present this way. Most neurologists can readily sort this out. ...Read more

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What would cause periodic sharp pains on the left side of head?

Many causes: There are many causes of transient sharp pain on the side of the head. They can be simple and benign causes like TMJ syndrome or referred pain from the teeth or more serious conditions like trigeminal neuralgia or temporal arteritis. See your internist and discuss in detail. ...Read more

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Over 20 years ago had head trauma from attack.I seem to be getting four kinds of head pains all the time.Most on left side of head.Some are very sharp?

Over 20 years ago had head trauma from attack.I seem to be getting four kinds of head pains all the time.Most on left side of head.Some are very sharp?

Not sure of your q?: If you are wondering if your head could still hurt from the damage done during your assault 20 years ago, i would say "could be" but would need to examine you and know more about it. If the pains have been constant since then, i would see someone but not worry. If they are changing or growing worse, I am recommending getting seen much sooner. ...Read more

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Have sharp stabbing pains on the right side of my head above my temple. My skin hurts to touch as well as my hair. This is been going on for two day?

Possible nerve pain: Your pain sounds like nerves may be involved/ inflamed. That is a common area to have a nerve get inflamed and cause pain along it course. Also a common place to see shingles which also involves nerves. I have also seen Bell's Palsy be preceded by these types of SX. A more detailed consultation could help determine cause. See your provider or use a HealthTap Dr for Inbox consult. ...Read more

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I've been getting sharp pains in my chest and lightheaded accompanied by pain on left side of head this has been coming and going for 2 weeks.

I've been getting sharp pains in my chest and lightheaded accompanied by pain on left side of head this has been coming and going for 2 weeks.

Be seen: While this not sound classic for something like heart pain, that is always a concern in someone with chest pain, even a woman in her early 40s. The lightheadedness and the presence for 2 weeks, suggests a need to have things checked out. ...Read more

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Sharp stabbing pains in rt side if head for a while. Now seeing 'sparkles' and numbness and pressure on rt side of head neck and shoulder. Very tired?

Sharp stabbing pains in rt side if head for a while. Now seeing 'sparkles' and numbness and pressure on rt side of head neck and shoulder. Very tired?

Could be a migraine : With aura. Could be related to chronic neck tension. See a neurologist for the headache and ask for a referral to a physical therapist to address the mechanical dysfunction of your neck spine and muscles. ...Read more

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What could be causing sharp stinging pains in my heart & pain on left side of head? Blood tests are ok & i also have a heart murmur.

What could be causing sharp stinging pains in my heart & pain on left side of head? Blood tests are ok & i also have a heart murmur.

Not your heart: It's probably not your heart -- but stress that causes chest wall strain and tension in the neck that causes your headaches -- you need to relax and do some exercise -- but if persisted, go see your doctor -- and it has nothing to do with your heart murmur. ...Read more

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