Constant pressure

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   Posted 8/25/2014 10:34 PM (GMT -7)   
I've never posted on a forum before but I'm curious to see if anyone else out there has ever felt this way. about a month ago I started having constant headaches. At first they were dull but continue to get worse. I feel as though I have constant pressure on the left side of my head and face. I thought possibly a sinus infection but have no symptoms other then the pressure. I had a ct scan last week and it came back normal. My doctor seems to think I have a pinched nerve in my neck, although I have no neck pain. Advil doesn't touch the pain or pressure so I've just been living with it. Has anyone else ever experienced this?

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   Posted 8/26/2014 11:26 AM (GMT -7)   
welcome to the forum

The constant pressure {no pain?} does not sound like a migraine, although there are some with no pain.

I might suggest seeing a Chiropractor with a Neurologic backround.
He will take his own x-rays and review the MRI. If it is a nerve being pinched by a vertabre he can fix it most likely, no surgery.

Best of luck
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