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Intracranial pressure causing headaches while coughing and bending - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help yu
User :   i have a headache since 3 weeks
Doctor :   which side and where exactly
User :   only when i cough or bend down i can feel the pain
User :   otherwise absolutely no pain
Doctor :   How is the pain?
Doctor :   Throbbing/tightening
User :   i had fever and severe cough last month
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes
User :   its on left side on top
User :   last week i had head ache and took 3 saridon in one day
User :   taking 3 was a overdose by any chance
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
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User :   29 yrs Hr professional Bangalore married
Doctor :   Do you get the headahce after last months fever and cough
Doctor :   Do have vomitings, pain in eyes etc when you cough or bend
Doctor :   As many people are waiting in queue please respond quicky
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Doctor :   I have to close this window as there is no response from your side. Please get back if you need any medical advice.
User :   sorry
User :   no vomitting pain in eyes
User :   only headache when couging
Doctor :   Do you get the headahce after last months fever and cough
User :   no
User :   when am just relaxing absolutely no pian only when i cough i get pain in head on the left side top
Doctor :   It seems you have benign intracranial pressure
Doctor :   I am not sure of it unless examination is done
User :   what is it
User :   is it a serious isssue
Doctor :   At times after the illness or if on medications there is headache when you do such things which cause rise in brains pressure
Doctor :   like coughing or bending etc
Doctor :   It is absolutely not serious however I recommend you see a general physician to rule out any other conditions
User :   i have seen him 2 days back he is given e tablets if am not wrong dolopar
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Did he say anything about the diagnosis
User :   he is given for 3 days today is my second day and the pain is still there so i consulted u
User :   nothing to worry
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   SO dont worry if he has examined ou its nothing serious
Doctor :   It may be because of stress issues also
Doctor :   tension type headache
User :   do u sugest any kind of scanning
Doctor :   no need
Doctor :   If you dont get better we shall look into it
Doctor :   later
User :   beacuase u said soem kind of intracranial pressure that is soem kind of tumor right
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   tumor cause malignant rise in pressure but i said benign rise in pressure
User :   ok
User :   thank you very much let me wait and c
Doctor :   ok
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