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Hi,

I was diagnosed last year of hypertension. I'm 21 years old, I also did Blood Chemistry but all my counts were normal. And now I feel discomfort or pressure at the back of my neck and head which seem to radiates to my front teeth / jaw. Last night I even dreamt that I cant move my jaw. I know this is not because of hypertension, the discomfort is different.

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No, you are probably right. It may come from the base of your skull or your neck. But without an examination I can not say more. Let a doctor (neurologist, neurosurgeon or orthopedic surgeon) check you! Good luck!


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I`m a doctor of medicine and specialist in radiation therapy and medical oncology. I have a long time experience of these tumours.

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