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Posted on Fri, 12 Dec 2014 in Women's Health
Question: have a premenstrual 11 year old with increase in headache don't know maternal health history, am custodial grand-parent. have had eye exam done, needs reading glasses but not enough to warrant the increase in headache r/t eye strain. any ideas?
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Answered by Dr. Albana Sejdini 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Hormonal/emotional/blood sugar/pressure changes.....

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Sinus problems can be a possible cause to her headaches especially when signs of blocked/runny nose are present.

Other possible causes include:
- hormonal changes
- emotional
- changes in her blood sugar/pressure levels

I advise to keep monitoring her blood pressure/sugar levels for further evaluations together with ECG and echo-cardiogram.

Let me know if I can be of further help!
Dr.Albana
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