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Sudden pulsing on the back of my head that happens frequently

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: October 14, 2021 9:16 AM

Anonymous 49 days

I am a 23-year-old woman and I’ve experienced sudden pulsing on the back of my head frequently. I can say that I experienced it once a day, everyday. What does it means?

Dr Sri Viknarajan 48 days
General Practitioner

Thank you for your query.

Based on the information above, we understand that you regularly experiencing headache at the back of your head. We will try to help you.

For your information, certain headache do have their unique pattern and associated symptoms. Such as banding type pain, involvement of the eye, worsening on posture, nausea or vomiting. Here are some diseases that associated with headache symptoms that you experienced:

  • Migraine
  • Tension headache
  • Meningitis
  • Stroke
  • Ear infection
  • Cervicogenic headache
  • Trauma

These are some general causes for backside headache. We are unable to give accurate diagnosis or treatment advice without your complete medical history, physical examination and clinical investigations result. We suggests you refer this problem to our doctors via online consultation. Hope this answers your question.
Thank you.

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Last Updated: Thu Oct 14 2021 09:16:42 GMT+0800 (Malaysia Time)
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