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I am having fluid build up all over my scalp causing

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Customer: My name is Dipak; I am having fluid build up all over my scalp causing pressure; drainage through the throat; ENT did not find any problem with the sinuses; Neurologist thinks these are early signs of migraine; however I feel constant drainage and pressure along the scalp
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Customer: This has been going on for the past 5 months; I sleep with pressure; wake up with pressure; the pressure builds up within hours of waking up; makes me drowsy; I have been sleeping upto 10 hours a day.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

you could have a sinus infection causing pressure.

sinus infection can cause constant drainage and pressure and headaches and dizziness.

you might need a sinus CT Scan.

and to take allergy medications and a course of antibiotics to help clear up a sinus infection.

have you tried allergy medications and a course of antibiotics?