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onlyears posted:
Ask your neurologist if he/she has "ruled out" Benign Intracranial Hypertension ( sometimes requires a lumbar puncture to check the CSF pressure). Also have the MRI re-examined for possible Chiari Malformation.
Both problems can cause head pressure and dizziness.
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