What is occipital neuralgia? The pain I have is dull at the base of my head. ER doctor suggested this may be it?
Occipital neuralgia is a condition in which a person feels burning or shooting pain in the back head. Main causes associated with this condition include tightness or tension in the neck. Visit http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Neuralgia_explained for more information.