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Front part of head hurts on my scalp above my forehead? It feels like when you wear a ponytail for a while and take it out and your head hurts

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine
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In brief: Headache

You may have a head ache or even an underlying sinus infection.
If this persists, then see the Dr. for an examination and any needed treatment. Good luck to you.

In brief: Headache

You may have a head ache or even an underlying sinus infection.
If this persists, then see the Dr. for an examination and any needed treatment. Good luck to you.
Dr. John Munshower
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Dr. Cynthia Archer
Internal Medicine

In brief: Allodynia

Is the name for the symptom you describe.
Scalp pain that hurts when the scalp is touched and especially when hair is moved or pulled on. This can be a symptom that precedes migraine, as a prodrome. It can also occur during migraine or after as a postdrome. If you have moderate to severe headaches that interfere with your life you may have migraine. Discuss with your doctor. Migraine is treatable

In brief: Allodynia

Is the name for the symptom you describe.
Scalp pain that hurts when the scalp is touched and especially when hair is moved or pulled on. This can be a symptom that precedes migraine, as a prodrome. It can also occur during migraine or after as a postdrome. If you have moderate to severe headaches that interfere with your life you may have migraine. Discuss with your doctor. Migraine is treatable
Dr. Cynthia Archer
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