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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What causes heaviness in head and pressure in ear?

For the past three weeks the top of my head feels heavy and stiff when I lift my eyebrows. I ve had meningioma surgery 15 months ago and go for regular mri s every six months (last one in Feb. I thought it might be sinus and ent dr. said i didn t have an infection. My right ear also feels like a rod is in it.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016
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Hi, most likely this heaviness is due to chronic tension headache .
It responds well to drugs like tryptomer and nortimer.
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