Posts Tagged ‘sinus’

Suboccipital Muscles: Headaches, Migraines, Eye Pain

The suboccipital muscles are prime contributors to headaches, migraines, and stiff neck. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the suboccipital muscles? Headaches with a band of pain on the side of the head that extends from the back of the head to the eye. Pain is felt deep in the head and is hard…

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Orbicularis Oculi Muscle: Eye Pain and Twitching

Pain above the top of the eye going down the inside of the nose are signs of possible orbicularis oculi dysfunction. What pain and symptoms are associated with the orbicularis oculi muscle? Pain above the eye extending down the side of the nose and occasionally over into the cheek and down to the upper lip…

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Masseter Muscle: Jaw, Eye, Ear, Pain, Sensitive Teeth

The masseter muscle can contribute to many areas of pain in the face and head. It often mimics sinusitis. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the masseter? Jaw pain Teeth that are sensitive to hot, cold and/or pressure Pain under the eye and over the eye (often diagnosed as sinus pain) Pain deep…

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Semispinalis Capitis Muscle: Neck and Head Pain

The semispinalis capitis muscle pain is often felt as a band of pain around the top of the head. The muscle also contributes to pain in the back of the head and in the eye and temple areas. It can also contribute to tingling and numbness in the scalp.

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