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Severe, continuous headache after sex. Is it a danger sign?

i got a severe headache after having sex with my wife- the headache has lasted now for over 12 hours- a 10 out of 10 in severith. I do not often get headaches ,but the last 2 or three times we had sex, i got a headache after. Those prviustimes the pain lasted on ly a few minutes, this time it is more intense and lasting longer. Should i be concerned? i am normally in good health.
Asked On : Thu, 10 Jan 2013
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Thanks for choosing health care magic for posting your query.
I have gone through your question in detail and I can understand what you are going through.
The headache that you have described can be due to some major causes such as Aneurysm. Hence a MRI scan of the brain is essential. Further there could be some trivial causes as well like sprained neck muscle but still it needs to be investigated.
Hope I am able to answer your concerns.
If you have any further query, I would be glad to help you.
In future if you wish to contact me directly, you can use the below mentioned link:

Wish you good health,
Kind regards
Dr. Srikanth Reddy M.D.
Answered: Wed, 23 Oct 2013
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