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Have indentations in front of skull. Had headaches. Should I see a doctor?

I have just discovered several indentations in the front of my skull , grooves really, about 1/4 -1/2 wide and an inch or so long. Weren t there previously. I have a bit of headaches in the area recently. I am a very active woman (I am a personal trainer), 57 years old, a bit run down at the moment physically, but otherwise very healthy. Should I contact my doctor?
Asked On : Fri, 15 Mar 2013
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Thanks for the query,

Please contact your doctor and get examined. This will unfold if you have anything serious. His examination data will guide us the requirement of a scan of the brain too. In view of your age, you should also check your blood- erythrocyte sedimentation rate. This is elevated in patients with temporal arteritis with headache. What I mean is that serious causes of headache need exclusion before we assume and treat empirically.

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Answered: Fri, 15 Mar 2013
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