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Tingling In Back Of Head Causes
What could cause a quarter sized tingling spot on back of head? Could it be related to the fact that i'm sleep deprived?
Can improper placement of needle & numbing agent in lower jaw cause temporary facial paralysis/tingling & severe pain in jaw, ear, neck & back of head?
Anesthetic Block: An inferior alveolar nerve block of your lower jaw will anesthetize either your left or right side, making it feel numb and "paralyzed". Pain in your jaw, ear, neck, and back of head may be a reaction to the anesthetic, not necessarily due to improper technique. Since every issue was temporary, you should heal without incident. Discuss with your dentist. ...Read more
Lightheaded when sitting and holding head up to look at computer. Neck muscles tight. Tingling in back of head. What is it?
Ear/TMJ/???: Hard to say. Could be one main cause or many triggers. Get to a md/do first. ...Read more
I have tingling sensation on back of head that lasts 15 seconds for past few days, what could this be?
That could be tough: In that it doesn't sound like a disease process. No headaches? No new scalp products? Hair not pulled too tight? Have u been grinding your teeth at night? If this is your only sx and nothing else occurring it will likely be a transient problem in my opinion. If it worsens, evoles into headaches go in. Sometimes we can just tell whether or not something is disease, not it's exact cause. Gd luc. ...Read more
I'm having back of head tingling/pins and needles at random points during the day + headaches and temple pain. What could it be?
Need a full history: I have a lot of questions I'd like to ask you to answer your question. Feel free to request a virtual consult with me, I look forward to helping you. ...Read more
Does occipital neuralgia cause tingling and numb feeling around one side of forehead and temple and front of head?
Car accident abi x 2yrs, hit my head on the left, ct-scan obtained unremarkable, memory started to deteriorate, tingling on back of head now, problem?
ABI or TBI: Ct/mri after the initial head injury (up to 2-3 weeks in some cases) may be normal. In this case brain MRI may be normal, but important for ruling out old bleed/sdh. Functional dynamic brain imaging is available but not readily available or affordable. Neuropsychiatric testing can diagnose, define specific deficits & recommend specific treatment. Improvements is seen in those who are proactive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tingling, stiff feeling on right side of face (random tingling on eye, nose( lip, and front/back of head). Only occurring today. What could this be?
Anxiety: At your age it is most likely nothing. Watch out for a rash since rarely shingles can present this way . Usually you don't get pain in the back of the head. It could be a migraine especially if it is associated with headache and nausea and /or vomiting. It could be trigeminal neuralgia which can be disabling ...Read more
Numb tingling sensation that starts around front right side of head and goes towards back of head. Also needle like pain at one spot then sore 2 touch?
Needs to be evaluate: It is difficult to tell you what is causing your symptoms of tingling sensation, needle like pain and sore to touch.We need detailed history as to exact location of pain and how long you have had and if you have tried any therapy so far.Any associated symptoms in eyes and any relation to your periods and how often this happens.You need physical exam and may need other tests if indicated.See MD ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer