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Top Of Head Tender To Touch
Neck pain, top of head tender to touch, dull headache and cheekbone is sore. Wasn't hit or no head/neck injury recently?
Is it possible that I may have gaint cell arteritis because the top of my head is tender to touch?
NOT LIKELY: If any concern, have your doc check a c-reactive protein and sed rate. If neither is elevated, you do not have giant cell arteritisl. ...Read more
Touch top of head tender and get dizzy from concussion a month ago not knocked out how long to heal and skull has bump on it, I've been fine?
Variable: With your symptoms I'd say the range for everything to clear would be on the order of several weeks to several months. Head blows which then, cause significant effects of headaches, dizziness, difficulty concentrating, "goose eggs" on the scalp etc. Usually heal by then. Sometimes they can take longer but the good news is things WILL heal given time AND no further similar insults while healing. ...Read more
For a couple of days, I have been experiencing sharp pains in the top left of my head. My head tender to the touch, and the pains come and go.
Neuralgia: Fleeting, Sharp pains in the head are usually due to irritable superficial nerves in the scalp and are not serious. They generally clear without any treatment. However see your physician if the symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more
Is it normal to have pressure points on your head. Meaning when u touch one part of your head its very tender? Specifically the top right for me
When I was taking a shower I had a lot of pressure in my head and then noticed that the top was very tender to touch. Still very tender this morning.
While head pressure: Can be a very alarming symptom, it is often not something life threatening. It may be a type of tension headache, or even migraine, or even the result of stress. Very high blood pressure can cause this symptom which would be unusual in a woman your age. Remote possibility is brain tumor or abscess. Tenderness suggests migraine to me. If it persists a few more hours, contact your doctor. Stay well! ...Read more
The right side on top of my head feels weird. If I touch my right side of my head it feels like a twinge and a little sore. Also it feels like a musc?
Rash?: Do you have a rash on your head? One possibility would be shingles. If it doesn't get better, I'd get checked out. ...Read more
What does it mean if you touch part of the top of your head and it feels sore, I didn't hit it or anything, and its been like that for yrs, just wonder?
Nothing beats exam: An individual diagnosis in this forum is not possible. For a problem such as a tender spot on the top of the head, nothing beats a physical exam, where it can be seen and palpated (felt). There are many possibilities, from an insect bite to a tick to an infection to inflammation to psoriasis to sebaceous cyst to other. ...Read more
Is it okay to get a headache on the top of ur head and in the back of your head. It doesn't hurt that bad but sometimes its tender to touch?
Okay?: I'm not sure what you mean by "okay" unless by "okay" you mean "not dangerous." Scalp tenderness is a common symptom of migraine headaches. Even though they're not dangerous, migraines can really throw a monkey-wrench into your life. Ordinary OTC pain meds are often ineffective against them. Check out the website of the American Headache Society and/or see your doctor. ...Read more
I was just having intercoarse durring I felt like I got hit on the back side of my head there is a lump very painfull. Tender to touch but. Top left?
Unusual: Did someone hit you in the side of the head during intercourse be more specific in your question ...Read more
I guess im a hypochondriac. I cant help but 2 get nervous wen it comes 2 my health! I'm having pain on the top of my head. It sore when I touch it why?
Allodynia: The phenomenon you refer to is known as allodynia and reflects a process known as "central sensitization." If you have pain on the top of your head along with allodynia and if the pain on the head is severe, throbbing, one sided, associated with other symptoms of nausea, vomiting, sensitization to light, sound, smells, etc. Then, you are likely with headaches of a migraine type. ...Read more
My husband. Has had lump on top of his head for 3 days now he didn't hit it or have eny accident. Its sore to the touch hurts al day. Pls help?
Get it checked out: Hi. It is possible that this could be an infection and may need treatment. I would get this checked by a doctor. ...Read more
I have bumps w/ like craters around them on the top back of my head, there are multiple and are sore to touch?
The top of my head is very tender and feels bruised when I touch it but have not injured myself. Any ideas why?
When I touch the top of my head, it's very sore. Feels like sun burn but, it's not. Can you help me figure out what's wrong with me?
I been having really bad headaches for a while and headache is really bad wen I wake up. Also the top of my head is sore when touched, ???!
Very sorry to hear: You're describing a condition called ALLODYNIA when you say the top of the head is sore to the touch & you have headaches. This is commonly seen in MIGRAINE HEADACHES. There may be a treatable reason or a trigger such as menstrual periods, thyroid problems, & other things. I recommend you see either your primary doctor or headache specialist who can help determine how to handle these. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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