Right side dull headache, heavy pain; causes burning sensation down face?

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I am having right side head pain, a dull heavy pain that comes on and wont go away for hours, it comes and goes....I have no idea what it could be. Pls help I have been having this for a while now, it hurts so bad it causes a burning sensation down my face. Kelly.

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Dear Kelly;

Have you seen a doctor? Seriously, why would you trust strangers to diagnose you via the Internet? That could be quite dangerous.

The symptoms you describe could be some kind of headache disorder, but they could also be symptoms of other issues, some of them quite serious.

As much as we'd like to help you, what you need is for someone to diagnose your headache and recommend treatment, and that can't be done via the Internet. The only person who can safely answer your question is a doctor who can review your and your family's medical history, discuss your symptoms with you, and conduct a complete examination.

Please see your doctor.

Good luck,
John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert

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