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Tightness In Skull
Base of neck/skull-tight, pressure, sensitive to touch, when pressing right under the skull i get disorientated and more pressure. What can this be?
Chronic: Trapezius stretch injury leading to spasm and irritation at its insertion into the base of the skull. Address your posture and the time you spend at the computer. ...Read more
Was in school &got brief tightness on lower section of skull. Neck fluttered right underneath it. No pain, but scared it's a tumor/aneurysm. I'm 18 :(?
18yrs old. Fell off roof 8 months ago. Had persistent "tightness" in spine, shoulders to skull, since, that makes turning head most ways sting. ideas?
Pinched nerve: It could be related to residual muscle spasm and sprain, but there could be a herniated disc causing impingement on nerves. Start with an exam by your doctor who may start cervical x-rays and recommend PT if normal, but if no response, I recommend MRI to assess for herniated disc. Best wishes ...Read more
Tightness/pressure at base of skull in recent months. Feels like tightening belt, occasional light nausea, worse with prolonged head down and exercise?
Had MRI scan today I adjusted headphones extremely tight andthey too big forme so pushing inwards on my jaw and face for 30 minutes,make skull narrow?
Dull throbbing at base of skull & painfully tight neck muscles. What can I do? Have tried massage..
Biofeedback is: another way to treat these tight muscles. Please see your doc to rule out other medical issues. Peace and good health. ...Read more