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I have very enlarged ventricles,but lunbar was negative..

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I have very enlarged ventricles,but lunbar was negative.. Dr's also say I don't have hydrocephalus
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes I am again at the hospital and been discharged with again nothing,I keep getting bad headaches all the time for 3-4days at a time bad,blury vision really dizzy nausea... they tried Norco n also taradol didn't help or things like that ware off fast,my gma also had bad migraines like me but she just passed on 4/30/16 n also my 2yr old Nisa was n icu in March 2016 for swelling
JA: Is the headache episodic or daily? Any nausea along with the headache?
Customer: daily,and nausea yes,also very dizzy..tired alot,also only seeming 2 b on my left side lil behind my head I guess the middle lower left n also left eye pain..both r sharp pains along with throbbing
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have 4 kids.. all girls n my girls n my family except 4my Jayden he is now 7 only adhd..n odd.. UH.. my 1st she is ok,my 2nd she has had hydrocephalus since birth doin 3rd is Jayden he's the only boy n my Nisa just turned 2 jan6 she has brain swelling n might have a mass they aren't sure.. have a history I guess of also migraines..n cancer and also bad kidneys
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

This is Dr. David

it doesn't sound like your doctors have tried you on acetazolamide medication.

it could help your headaches.