Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Tenderness over carotid artery on left side of nexk

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2017

    Tenderness over carotid artery on left side of nexk

    Itís been awhile since Iíve post, so hello again. This morning I started having a pain over the carotid artery on the left side. I thought it was muscle at first until further inspection.

    It doesnít actually hurt until I touch it. Movement doesnít irritate it until my head is stretched at an angle as far as it can go. Itís mainly in one single spot that stretches maybe an 1 1/2 inch. When I tilt my head back, it feels tighter on the right side.

    Just looking for some insight so I donít go down a rabbit hole.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2015

    Re: Tenderness over carotid artery on left side of nexk

    Sore muscle. I get this frequently, usually because I wake up with neck pain due to sleeping with my head in less than ideal positions.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. carotid artery
    By Rox2019 in forum Symptoms
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 29-10-19, 06:08
  2. Pain related to carotid artery?
    By Deepseathree in forum Health Anxiety
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 18-10-19, 22:57
  3. pain / tenderness in left side and above pubic bone
    By honeyp1e in forum Female health issues
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 28-11-18, 15:22
  4. Heart Disease....Carotid Artery
    By anxiouskitten in forum Health Anxiety
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 14-10-14, 09:40
  5. Googled Again - Carotid Artery Dissection
    By Stacers1985 in forum Health Anxiety
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 29-03-09, 03:19

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts