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I have had this problem for a couple months. When my husband and I have intercourse, doggie-style, right before I reach an orgasm, I sometimes get a "lightning" pain in my head...it is sudden and doesn't last long...also, my left upper arm and upper spine will give me a sudden jolt of a painful tingling sensation. I am wondering what this could be and if I need medical attention?
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replied January 15th, 2011
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Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum!

In all probability in certain positions you have an exaggerated vagal response. However, it would be wiser to get a gynecological examination to rule out any infection and get a PAP smear done. Hope this helps. Take care!



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replied January 18th, 2011
I recently had a PAP done, so that isn't the issue. Thank you for your response. My husband will be so proud of himself. LOL
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