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Constant dull pain that changes to shooting pains when I turn my head starting in the base of skull and travels to shoulders & mid back with nausea?

See below. There are several possiblities here. It could be a pinched nerve, an arthritic problem in the neck or a disc protrusion. There are also a couple of other possibilities that seem less likely like something wrong with the blood vessels in the neck best to see your doctor asap and get it checked out, . Read more...
Neck problem. Most likely neck arthritis with a nerve irritation or a bulging disk to one side. Each of these can cause an irritation of a nerve with neck motion. You need to see a spine surgeon. Most of these problem can be treated conservatively. Read more...

Could a pinched nerve in neck cause colored sparks in vision constantly? I also have a lot of muscle spasms at the base of skull causing it to knot

Nerve impingement. Of the neck is a very common problem, affecting about 10-12% percent of the adult population in the us. Nerve impingement can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc or encroached upon by bony overgrowth. It can cause severe vision impairment and muscle spasms. Rec.: see an interventional pain management specialist for further investigation. Read more...