Pain in back of head
Doctor Answers (3) on Pain in back of head
If so there can be middle ear infection,spreading and causing fever and headache..
However low platelet is suggestive of viral fever/malaria..which can also have associated headache.
There are numerous causes of such condition,needs a through examination and evaluation to come to diagnosis. Consult physician for furthur evaluation.
Minimum precaution is do not use any pain killers except paracetamol in view of falling platelets.moniter platelets every day.
Take plenty of fluids and rest.
If necessary ct scan of brain and csf analysis.