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Puncture feeling on my head

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  • Posted By: angeldc
  • November 28, 2009
  • 01:22 AM

Hello , everyone Im 29 and all my life I have had headaches even migraines in which had to take a cold bath and go to sleep for a couple of hours .This migraines occur when I had been without eating for long periods of time or to much stress. On October 7 2009 I was at work and with out any sympton I felt like a puncture on my right side of the head that lasted between 2 to 3.5 seconds. It felt like something expanded and let go .That same night i had about 5 episodes sometimes bothering more than others . Today its November 27 2009 and Im still getting those episodes somedays 1 a day to 4 a day . I had x-rays nothing wrong had a cat scan evrything normal , MRI evrything normal except a malformation of tissues which came down to Arnold-Chiari malformation . The neurologyst told me that the puncture feeling doesnt have to do anything with the malformation. Im worry about this thas why Im posting this . Ialso feel a BEEEeeeeeeeppppp 24/7 in my ears and one day had a burning sensation on top of my head. Please , any help will be apriciated

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  • Hello , everyone Im 29 and all my life I have had headaches even migraines in which had to take a cold bath and go to sleep for a couple of hours .This migraines occur when I had been without eating for long periods of time or to much stress. On October 7 2009 I was at work and with out any sympton I felt like a puncture on my right side of the head that lasted between 2 to 3.5 seconds. It felt like something expanded and let go .That same night i had about 5 episodes sometimes bothering more than others . Today its November 27 2009 and Im still getting those episodes somedays 1 a day to 4 a day . I had x-rays nothing wrong had a cat scan evrything normal , MRI evrything normal except a malformation of tissues which came down to Arnold-Chiari malformation . The neurologyst told me that the puncture feeling doesnt have to do anything with the malformation. Im worry about this thas why Im posting this . Ialso feel a BEEEeeeeeeeppppp 24/7 in my ears and one day had a burning sensation on top of my head. Please , any help will be apriciatedDoes anyone as something similar?
    angeldc 5 Replies
    • November 28, 2009
    • 11:49 PM
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  • MAIN REASON.scalp muscles. Causes muscle contraction----RUB scalp muscles WITH FINGER TIPS Tension headaches result from the contraction of neck and scalp muscles. Sleeping in a cold room or sleeping with the neck in an abnormal position can also trigger this type of headache Spinal misalignmentEye strainFatigueExcessive smokingExcessive caffeine useSinus infectionNasal congestionOverexertionColds
    charmaine petzer 176 Replies
    • December 1, 2009
    • 01:39 PM
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  • I just had done an x-ray of neck and back , lets see tomorrow what they tell me . Thank You
    angeldc 5 Replies
    • December 1, 2009
    • 07:11 PM
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  • I just had done an x-ray of neck and back , lets see tomorrow what they tell me . Thank You hi you must let us know what your doctor said ??? and the neck x ray what did they find ???
    charmaine petzer 176 Replies
    • December 3, 2009
    • 01:20 PM
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  • Have you ruled out food allergies?
    wbl4sur 24 Replies
    • December 3, 2009
    • 01:55 PM
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  • Have you researched Cluster Headaches?? Also, ask your DR about imitrex injectables. good luck
    Bernie8822 10 Replies
    • December 3, 2009
    • 06:26 PM
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  • Have you ruled out food allergies??To this moment I havent got allergies at all to anything , so dont think it may be a cause.
    angeldc 5 Replies
    • December 3, 2009
    • 07:28 PM
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  • hi you must let us know what your doctor said ??? and the neck x ray what did they find ???Havent got the results but as soon as I get them Ill post them.
    angeldc 5 Replies
    • December 3, 2009
    • 07:29 PM
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  • Have you researched Cluster Headaches?? Also, ask your DR about imitrex injectables. good luckThis cluster headaches sounds like what Im feeling the only diferrence its that they last seconds on me not even 1 minute . Im going to do more research on this , thank you.
    angeldc 5 Replies
    • December 3, 2009
    • 07:37 PM
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  • Hello , everyone Im 29 and all my life I have had headaches even migraines in which had to take a cold bath and go to sleep for a couple of hours .This migraines occur when I had been without eating for long periods of time or to much stress. On October 7 2009 I was at work and with out any sympton I felt like a puncture on my right side of the head that lasted between 2 to 3.5 seconds. It felt like something expanded and let go .That same night i had about 5 episodes sometimes bothering more than others . Today its November 27 2009 and Im still getting those episodes somedays 1 a day to 4 a day . I had x-rays nothing wrong had a cat scan evrything normal , MRI evrything normal except a malformation of tissues which came down to Arnold-Chiari malformation . The neurologyst told me that the puncture feeling doesnt have to do anything with the malformation. Im worry about this thas why Im posting this . Ialso feel a BEEEeeeeeeeppppp 24/7 in my ears and one day had a burning sensation on top of my head. Please , any help will be apriciated perhaps the beeeping is the microwave auditory effect??? In the 70's they called it the Frey effect Any better???
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