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I am getting a pain in my right temple occasionally, which

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I am getting a pain in my right temple occasionally, which appears worse when I lie down. I have no headaches but the eye on that side has impaired vision.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Hello
Temporal arteritis is a possibility.
This can cause blindness.
You need to see your doctor immediately.
This is treatable, fully, with steroids.
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