headache

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Synonyms for headache

Synonyms for headache

a duty or responsibility that is a source of anxiety, worry, or hardship

Synonyms for headache

something or someone that causes anxiety

pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs

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This trigeminal autonomic cephalgia is characterized by extremely frequent but short bouts of pain.
There's also a rare secondary headache disorder called cardiac cephalgia, in which head pain is an anginal equivalent.
A new section identifying shortlasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT) was added to the classification of trigeminal autonomic cephalgias.
A new section identifying short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT) was added to the classification of trigeminal autonomic cephalgias.
In 17 insightful articles they describe the diagnosis process, the anatomy and physiology of orofacial pain, measurement and assessment of pain, psychological aspects, acute pain, otolaryngological aspects, masticatory myofasial pain, tension-type and chronic daily headache, the temporomandibular joint, migraine and possible variants, trigeminal autonomic cephalgias, neuropathic pain, neurosurgical aspects, referred and secondary syndromes, orofacial pain in the medically complex patient, pharmaceutical therapy and complementary and alternative medicine.
All of the trigeminal autonomic cephalgias have pain localized in V1, the ophthalmic region of the fifth cranial nerve, so the site of the pain can't aid in the diagnosis.
The trigeminal cephalgias vary as to the frequency and duration of the attacks.