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What could cause pressure on the forehead?

What could cause pressure on the forehead?

Sinuses: The frontal sinus is located within the bone in the forehead. In the spring you may get allergies that cause inflammation within the sinus. Try otc allergery meds and nsaid's for relief. If these don't help, go see your doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause dizziness and pressure in the forehead?

What could cause dizziness and pressure in the forehead?

?migraine: Migraine can be associated with both, but you need to have your doctor get more information via history and exam, as other conditions can potentially be the cause. ...Read more

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Larger ventricals thanks can thi cause pressure on the forehead when laughing, coughing?

Larger ventricals  thanks can thi cause pressure on the forehead when laughing, coughing?

Possibly: Large ventricles could be due to age related changes or due to increased intracrainal pressure or due to poor CSF circulation. Your symptoms could be related to the ventricles or could be related to other things such as elevated rbc, hemoglobin and hematocrit (polycythemia) or increased inside chest pressure. See your physician for appropriate work-up and referrals. ...Read more

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I'm having tinnitus & pressure on the forehead for more than 3 months now. Did a dozen tests, no causes. It gets much worse when I talk and laugh. :(?

I'm having tinnitus & pressure on the forehead for more than 3 months now. Did a dozen tests, no causes. It gets much worse when I talk and laugh. :(?

Tinnitus & pressure: If you have had all the necessary medical tests and they were all negative, then check with your dentist. Your symptoms could be from TMJ dysfunction caused by bruxism (chronic teeth grinding and/or clenching). ...Read more

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What causes pressure in the forehead when standing but goes away once laying down?

Possible sinus: The exact symptom you are describing is what can occur with a sinus infection or fluid in the sinus. As your head position changes, the sinus reacts with pain. See your physician or ENT as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What can cause a minor pressure headache on upper left area of forehead?

Many possibilities: Anything from tension, to sinus infection, to vascular headaches and other can produce this. If this persists, see a doctor and be examined. ...Read more

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What might cause a tingling pressure feeling at top of head and top of forehead?

What might cause a tingling pressure feeling at top of head and top of forehead?

Stress/Anxiety: One of the more common causes would be stress and anxiety. Stop worrying about it and try some relaxation exercises. I suspect the symptoms will disappear or become less bothersome. Of course you should see your physician should the symptoms persist. See>http://bit.ly/1v0GgZh http://bit.ly/1t1LbhG http://bit.ly/1gJU36u See my checklist"Overcoming Anxiety and Stress" ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause pressure in forehead only when standing up?

Can anxiety cause pressure in forehead only when standing up?

Maybe: It is possible that someone with a history of anxiety can have headaches only when standing, espec. If standing is the beginning of going somewhere that stresses you out. That being said, do you have any change in your vision, are you on birth contrrol pills, and/or are you overweight? If so, please have your md check your eyes, as you could have another problem that is more serious (treatable!). ...Read more

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What else could cause a lot of pressure all round right eye and forehead if it isn't a blocked sinus?

What else could cause a lot of pressure all round right eye and forehead if it isn't a blocked sinus?

Many : Many things and cause pressure around on the most important would be infections or tumors can also because by my grandmother type headaches or sinus allergies see physician for face-to-face exam diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Could stress cause a constant throbbing headache and forehead pressure, nose pressure, twitching in temple and crawling sensation in temple?

Could stress cause a constant throbbing headache and forehead pressure,  nose pressure, twitching in temple and crawling sensation in temple?

R/O TENSION HA: YES: 4 basic headaches are Tension, Sinus,migraine and cluster. The muscles that originate at the base of the neck insert near the temple. Rest /ice and a darkened room may help. Also a NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) /daypro. Muscle relaxant ie KLONOPIN/ FLEXERIL . Meditation/Yoga/Biofeedback. GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH.com You need a full exam an blood work to be through. If symptoms worsen seek medical evaluation ...Read more

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I have a sinus infection with Pressure in cheek, forehead. Could the infection cause my upper teeth to be very sensitive to cold water when drinki?

I have a sinus infection with   Pressure in cheek, forehead.  Could the infection cause my upper teeth to be very sensitive to cold water when drinki?

Absolutely: The layer of tissues between the upper sinuses and the ends of the roots of the upper back teeth is only 2 cells thick (microscopically thin), and therefore infected sinus and cold sensitivity go hand in hand. See your General Physician or an Ear/Nose/Throat specialist to treat your sinus infection. ...Read more

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What inner ear issue would cause off balance bending with forehead pressure?

What inner ear issue would cause off balance bending with forehead pressure?

Otoconia: Small gravels in the inner ear become loose and float with change of head position. Inner ear which controls balance becomes irritated and causes dizziness and off balance feeling. ...Read more

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I keep getting daily headaches on my forehead pressure what can bd cause? i do live in basement . How can i stop this daily pain

I keep getting daily headaches on my forehead pressure what can bd cause? i do live in basement . How can i stop this daily pain

There are several: types of headaches, sinus headaches being one of them, muscular or vascular being others. You won't know what you have going on until you see your doc. He/she can rule things out and identify what is happening and treat if needed. Be safe and also comfortable. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can you please provide me with a few common causes of pressure around the eyes and forehead. I scheduled a sinus appointment for monday.

Can you please provide me with a few common causes of pressure around the eyes and forehead. I scheduled a sinus appointment for monday.

Sinus pain: Sinus infection can cause pain around the eyes. If this visit proves to be normal then see an ophthalmologist for further evaluation. This will help to resolve your anxiety without having a glossary of conditions that you do not have. ...Read more

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Can sleeping on forehead against arm cause enough pressure to damage skull?

Can sleeping on forehead against arm cause enough pressure to damage skull?

No: That does not happen. Any comfortable head position should be fine to sleep in. Some people need special pillows or more unique positions, due to having stomach reflux at night or having sleep apnea problems. ...Read more

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What causes me to have pressure behind my eyes and headaches around my forehead and temples and causes me to feel nausea?

What causes me to have pressure behind my eyes and headaches around my forehead and temples and causes me to feel nausea?

Many possibilities: Headaches can be hard to sort out. Migraine is common in young women. Symptoms include pretty severe, throbbing, usually one-sided headache with nausea, sensitivity to light and sound. A squeezing, band-like headache around the temples is likely a tension headache. These are two of the more common types of headaches. If your headache is severe or if you have frequent headaches, see a neurologist. ...Read more

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Would a brain tumor cause pressure in forehead where sinuses are when only standing up?

Would a brain tumor cause pressure in forehead where sinuses are when only standing up?

Unlikely: I would first rule out sinus infection before thinking of brain tumor. The latter usually present with seizure, focal neurologic deficit, headaches, nausea or vomiting etc. ...Read more

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What causes light sensitivity that pressure behind my eyes and forehead? everything seems darker and my depth perception is effected

What causes light sensitivity that pressure behind my eyes and forehead? everything seems darker and my depth perception  is effected

Photophobia: There are many causes that can cause your symptoms ranging from internal eye disease to sinus disease and it is best that you have this resolved with/by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Numbness/pressure in forehead for over a month no pain not a headache CT scan normal any ideas what can cause this sensation?

Numbness/pressure in forehead for over a month no pain not a headache CT scan normal any ideas what can cause this sensation?

See PCP first.: This sounds like a stress headache but it helps to know that the catscan was normal. I assume that your blood pressure and ekg were normal also. Is the pressure relieved by analgesics or rest? How about your vision? Any sinus infection? See your pcp and he could get you a referral to the appropriate specialist. ...Read more

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What else would cause pressure in the forehead when standing and bending other than sinuses or migraines? Would a brain tumor be another cause?

What else would cause pressure in the forehead when standing and bending other than sinuses or migraines? Would a brain tumor be another cause?

CSFpressure headache: Spinal fluid pressure headaches with a positional component it is always a red flag and need to be evaluated to exclude a lesion in the posterior fossa or a condition with low spinal fluid pressure. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for further investigation and management. ...Read more

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Ct scan of sinuses showed little mucus in my maxillary sinuses. Frontal looked good. So would allergies cause some pressure in forehead as well?

Ct scan of sinuses showed little mucus in my maxillary sinuses. Frontal looked good. So would allergies cause some pressure in forehead as well?

Allergies partly: get evaluated by allergist firsr and then ENT m.d. allergies can cause swollen mucosa which inturn pressur til then steam inhalaation with euclyptis oil helps. ...Read more