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Had cardiac MRI today, but during the scanning I got sever headaches like there where electric shock in one side of head. I have a Reveal LinQ,normal?

Had cardiac MRI today, but during the scanning I got sever headaches like there where electric shock in one side of head. I have a Reveal LinQ,normal?

MRI - Device Present: Some heart pacemakers and other devices are now being engineered to be MRI safe. Most stents are safe after a 6 to 12 week wait for the vessel wall lining to cover them with a fresh layer of cells. The implanting MD can tell you if it is safe to have a MRI.in all cases ...Read more

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What could cause headache in one side of head & light sensitivity?

What could cause headache in one side of head & light sensitivity?

Poss. migraine: These symptoms could indicate a multitude of problems. I recommend seeing a neurologist and ent. ...Read more

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Possible causes of off and on dull headaches and ear fullness, only on one side of the head?

Possible causes of off and on dull headaches and ear fullness, only on one side of the head?

Refer to ENT, ER: This is something that typically needs evaluation by a specialist. I will refer the question to our ENT and other doctors. ...Read more

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What causes one side of the head to ache? I woke up with a slight headache on the right side of my head....Slightly above the eye

What causes one side of the head to ache? I woke up with a slight headache on the right side of my head....Slightly above the eye

Check blood pressure: You need to have your blood pressure checked and see your doctor. High blood pressure is a likely cause for a headache in your race, however a headache behind the eye can be even more serious and signify an aneurysm. Seek medical attention, a head ct as well. ...Read more

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Does blocked sinus cause headache all over one side of head? Random pains?

Does blocked sinus cause headache all over one side of head? Random pains?

It may: Clogged sinuses and a Sinusitis in general, can have side effects and symptoms of head ache and pain on the side of the blockage. See your doctor for an evaluation to be sure to get properly diagnosed after an examination. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of electric shock like headache on one side of my head that lasts for a split second most times but do last for abt 10sec?

What could be the cause of electric shock like headache  on one side of my head that lasts for a split second most times but do last for abt 10sec?

Many causes, unlikel: There may be many causes for a shock like symptom related to the head and spine, and there is no easy explanation. If this is a new symptom, a head ct is advised to exclude mass effect. Symptoms may be radiating from the cervical spine or related to an intracranial lesion or even a chiari malformation. Follow up with internist and possibly brain MRI in setting of continued symptoms. ...Read more

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Woke up with one sided headache, feels like its on the top of head, hurts a bit more when bending over or coughing. I have tmj, could that cause this?

Woke up with one sided headache, feels like its on the top of head, hurts a bit more when bending over or coughing. I have tmj, could that cause this?

Maybe.. but..: Tmj involves over 70 different things and it may or may not be related. I would suggest seeing a dentist with training in diagnosing TMJ problems to determine if it is related or not. ...Read more

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Frequent headaches on the right side of head and right eye feels pressure and starts tearing . Take nsaids to relieve bad ones. Possible causes?

Frequent headaches on the right side of head and right eye feels pressure and starts tearing . Take nsaids to relieve bad ones. Possible causes?

Migraine?: Sided-headaches with eye-findings sounds like may be migraine origin. Good if nsaids relieve symptoms. Should discuss with your dr or a neurologist for diagnosis confirmation (can't be positive in 400 characters!), and possible suppressive / preventive medication, depending on how frequently they occur. ...Read more

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Can tmj cause difficulty swallowing ear pain headache pain at base of head like where the little nubs as i call them stick out on one side espically when ear starts to hurt?

Can tmj cause difficulty swallowing ear pain headache pain at base of head like where the little nubs as i call them stick out 
 on one side espically when ear starts to hurt?

Rule out ear problem: Ruling out ear infection is especially important so that the possibility of hearing loss can be avoided. Also it is important that your physician rule out the possibility of infection the ear first before making the assumption that the problem is related to TMJ. See your PCP. ...Read more

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Can low b12 cause tingling In face and headaches on one side?

Can low b12 cause tingling In face and headaches on one side?

Yes: Low B12 affects many parts of us , but 2 of the most sensitive Organs are the bone marrow and the nervous system. ...Read more

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What causes head ach one one side of head

What causes head ach one one side of head

Serious vs non: Migraines are commonly one sided. Occipital neuralgia (occipital nerve irritation, impingement, neck arthritis) in the back of the head/neck, is another common cause. Cluster headaches could be a cause especially with eye tearing and stuffy nose. Myofascial pain too. Less commonly but more serious are aneurysms. Therefore, to rule out the bad things, you should see your doc, and maybe a neurologis. ...Read more

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My nose has been running constantly on one side only for two weeks. The fluid is clear and thin and sometimes causes a headache. What is this?

My nose has been running constantly on one side only for two weeks. The fluid is clear and thin and sometimes causes a headache. What is this?

Cad: Could be a CSF cerebrospinal fluid leak. You need an ENT and a ct of the sinuses or and temporal bone if the ENT does not visualize the spot that is leaking . Sometime special dye study is done for leaks. ...Read more

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What causes a headache on one side and my eye bloodshot in same area?

What causes a headache on one side and my eye bloodshot in same area?

Depends: There are multiple possibilities. Some forms of migraine headache can present that way; however, i would recommend you be seen by an ophthalmologist to evaluate for possible eye problems. ...Read more

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Got 6 fillings 10 days ago. Ever since, had a headache on one side for first 3 days, every night i have jaw pain on both sides. Caused by fillings?

Got 6 fillings 10 days ago. Ever since, had a headache on one side for first 3 days, every night i have jaw pain on both sides. Caused by fillings?

Possibly: It may be as simple as a bite adjustment. Or one or more of the teeth may have nerve damage. Or one or more teeth may be fractured. We can't examine you. Please return to your Dentist for examination and treatment or referral. ...Read more

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What can cause eye pain & one sided headache?

What can cause eye pain & one sided headache?

Many variables: Headaches have many causes- trauma, infected tooth, infected gums, some neurological component (trigeminal neuralgia, ) tmj/tmd. I would see a doctor if it persists. ...Read more

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What can cause a headache on one side and my eye bloodshot in same place?

What can cause a headache on one side and my eye bloodshot in same place?

Many headaches: There are a number of unilateral headaches associated with cranial autonomic symptoms which can cause redness of the eye on the same side including migraine, cluster, hemicrania continua, paroxysmal hemicrania, and sunct. Diagnosis depends upon other features of the headache, most importantly duration of the headache without treatment as well as frequency. ...Read more

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I am 19 years old and have had a headache for the past week it's the same spot. Left side behind the ear. What could cause this? Never had one before.

I am 19 years old and have had a headache for the past week it's the same spot. Left side behind the ear. What could cause this? Never had one before.

Migraine: Migraine headaches are common at your age and can exhibit pain over the head and behind the ears. The exact cause is not known. For starters, you could try some self care strategies like warm compresses, massages, hot showers, relaxation, green tea. Talk to your pcp or a neurologist. ...Read more

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Jaw had sore spot that hurts when pressed. Lower left jaw. No mouth/tooth pain. Caused one sided headache this am. Should I see my doctor?

See DDS for TMJ: Temporo-mandibular syndrome is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. TMJ syndrome may cause ear pain, headache and jaw pain. See TMJ dentist for a consultation, diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more

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