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Sudden pain in back of neck with lightheadedness

I am experiencing a sudden gush of pain in the back of my neck, and it is associated with a feeling of lightheadedness , I have spina Bifida and have a tube inside my head to relieve brain fluid and it trAvels down to my stomach, can you tell me what this might be?
Tue, 17 May 2011
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Hi Jose

Welcome to HealthcareMagic.
A neck pain in your case need to be dealt seriously .These features could be a sign of increased intracranial tension.I advise you to visit your Neurophysician as early as possible and let him know about these symptoms.

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