What Might Cause A Sharp Pain In The Top Of My Head?

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Sharp pain top left side of head. Mini strokes?

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I am having a sharp pain in the left top side of my head. Its like a dime size spot. It sometimes runs a tingle up toward the front. My daughter said it could be mini strokes, is that possible? Pam.


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Dear Pam;


Although it's more likely that these pains are something else, yes, they could be indicative of a TIA or some kind of stroke activity.


Unexplained head pain should always be investigated. Please see your doctor.


Good luck,

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