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I've keep getting this headache for the past 6 weeks. Sometimes it last 5 mintues, sometimes for days at a time. The pain is pretty intense, enough to make me sleep constantly and become immobile and is situated just above my left eye, but on the inside of the eye socket. At fisrt I thought I possibly needed glasses so I went to an optometrist for an eye test and he couldnt find anything wrong either. The pain is slowly starting behyind my right eye now. I'm not sure what it is but it's starting to freak me out.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr.S Riaz replied 7 years ago.



There are a few possibilities with these symptoms. Refractive error has already been ruled out by your optometrist. Another possibility could be glaucoma in which the eye pressure is raised and it can damage the optic nerve of the eye leading to irreversible loss of vision. It is important to see an ophthalmologist to rule this out. Other possibilities could be sinusitis. migraine, tension headache etc. Thanks and best wishes.



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