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Sudden Shooting Pain In Head
Sudden shooting pain through top of head, followed by tiredness, dry eyes, stiff neck and a feeling of being out of it. So fast almost unnoticeable. ?
Headache: Headaches come in numerous styles and durations. Probably a benign phenomenon if it is very fleeting and solitary. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
Healthy 19 yo. I was bent over changing my son & got a sharp shooting pain in head. Tender to touch. It lasted a few seconds and no other symptoms. ?
Don't worry be happy: If it comes back, then yes, seek a neurologist for further workup. If it never comes back, it could be myriad things *but it went away*, so likely it will never bother you again. Red flags to warrant concern, among others, could include change in vision, vertigo or disequilibrium, headache that comes with change of position, or neck pain radiating into the head, arms or back. ...Read more
Accident fri.Seatbelt on.Something wrong.Hit head 2xs-against windshield.Having shooting pain in head.It hurts.Hospital did xrays nothing wrong? Why?
Head Pain: Any kind of head pain that results from trauma of this sort should be evaluated by at minimum a ct scan of the brain. If there is concern about radiation, MRI would be even better. Many pains in the head can be from irritation of bone, muscle, skin, cartilage, dentition, but head pain following trauma needs evaluation by a specialist. ...Read more
I-pad, smartphone user, left shlderblade/neck pain radiats to shlder/arm, neck pops when turn head to left, smtms shooting pain in head on left side?
Muscle tension: Sounds like you have some muscle tension from maintaining an unnatural posture for a prolonged period of time. Give the devices a rest, or put them on a stand so you don't have to hold them, and use some heat and gentle stretching to relax the muscles. It may take several days to feel better. If not improving after a week, or if other worrisome symptoms occur, then get a medical exam. ...Read more
I have shingles on left side if face, in left eye, on forehead and scalp. Also headache and shooting pain in head and eye. New symptom: sore throat o.?
I have a small lump in my forehead, it's hard and feels like it's on a nerve because when I press on it and try to move it sometimes, I get a shooting pain through my head. Headaches occur sometimes too
Have it checked out!: There are plenty of nerves on the face compared to the rest of the body. So anytime there's a lump, bump, acne, scrape, or lesion, it's painful! So, best to have it checked out by your doctor to physically examine it, and see if it needs further investigation or imaging. The forehead has a lot of nerves there, so the bump is just intensifying it more. It may go away on it's own too. See your DR! ...Read more
I have been suffering from headache. shooting pain from back side of head on left . neck muscles are also get stiff. ?
My mom is experiencing burning pain in chest that worsens when she exerts herself. She then gets a shooting pain to her head causing a headache.
See a doctor: Please check that out with a doctor ...Read more
Hi. Earlier today a wasp flew near my ear so i shook my head really an straight away i got shooting pain and went really dizzy. Now got headache?
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