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Why Does The Left Side Of My Head Hurt
Migraine: Unilateral headaches can often be migraines. Headaches is general can be caused by nothing or something serious ie tumor, infection, bleeding. The headache duration , intensity at onset, and presence of other symptoms are very important in diagnostics. See a medical doctor if your headache has any worrisome features such as sensitivity to light, causes disruption of sleep, nausea or vomiting. ...Read more
Also called cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, & can be a symptom of a number of conditions affecting those areas. It originates from pain-sensitive structures such as cranium, muscles, nerves, vessels, subcutaneous tissues, eyes, ears, sinuses & mucous membranes. It is non-specific symptom & can be primary such as tension ha, or secondary ...Read more
Maybe sinus: Possibly you have sinus congestion and when you do these things, your sinus blockage/congestion is being aggravated. ...Read more
Why does only the left side of my head hurt, along with my left ear and the left side of my throat?
See the Doctor: The age of eruption for the wisdom tooth to come out is from age 17-21. It can also be your tmj. You may start by visiting a dentist and if it is not dental related, you will be referred to an eent. ...Read more
Why does only the left side of my head hurts close to the temple ? Hurts more when i cough been coughing a lot
Why does my bottom left side of my head keep hurting exspesaly when I'm under stress been doing it for at least 4 months now?
Why does my left side of my head, ear and jaw hurt every day i been having this pain for a while especialy at nigth?
TMJ or infection: There are a number of possible reasons your jaw pain is localized to this area however the most frequent causes are usually one of two problems. In your age group pain in this area is frequently related to an erupting wisdom tooth either causing infection or irritation of the area you described. Temporomandibular joint disorders also are a possible cause. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Right and left side of my head hurt along with it radiating to my left part of the upper back is this muscle spasms from the citalopram used to be on?
See your physician: There are many types of headaches (migraine, tension, cluster) and many reasons for each type. Alternatively, you could have sinus or other issues. It would be helpful for you to keep a log of the frequency, duration, location, and intensity of your headaches, along with associated symptoms, and take it to your physician. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/headache.html ...Read more
I still have a headache after a week cold. It mostly hurts on my left side of my head near the back. Its on and off. I wake up with it.Its been 1 week?
Sinusitis: The pain in the back of your head is referred pain from your sinuses, you may have now developed a sinus infection. Seeyour doctor. ...Read more
I hit the left side of my head and didn't develop a headache until later in the day. The spot I hit hurts significantly more. Should I be worried?
SoundsOK-GiveItTime: Sounds like you're still standing,awake & conversant. Good! I'd only worry if the headache worsened &/or you started vomiting/getting dizzy &/or your vision was changing or the headache persisted for longer than a week or interfered with sleep or in general just bothered you over time. A headache after a head bump is common.Those other symptoms could be worrisome.Give it time,I'm sure you'll be OK ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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