hemicrania

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Synonyms for hemicrania

a severe recurring vascular headache

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Sjaastad, "Chronic paroxysmal hemicrania and hemicrania continua.
KEY WORDS: Paroxysmal Hemicrania, Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalgias, Indomethacin, Lamotrigine.
Chronic paroxysmal hemicrania responsive to lamotrigine.
The trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACs) are a group of primary headache disorders characterized by unilateral headache which is associate with ipsilateral cranial autonomic features?.1 The TACs include cluster headache (CH), paroxysmal hemicrania (PH), and short-lasting unilateral neuralgiaform headache attacks with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT)??.2 PH is a relatively rare and under-recognized primary headache disorder characterized by a strictly unilateral, short-lasting, severe neuralgiform headache attacks with possible exacerbations.
Among the closest pathologies, paroxysmal hemicrania, SUNCT syndrome and neurovascular variants must be discarded because of the similar vegetative symptoms so presented; however, the sudden appearance, localization, intensity, and paroxistic presentation of these pathologies make the difference.
Gender ratios provide some clues, since the female-to-male ratio is 1:3 for cluster headache, 2:1 for paroxysmal hemicrania, and 1:2 for SUNCT.
Patients with paroxysmal hemicrania will have five or more headaches per day, each lasting 2-30 minutes.
Patients with paroxysmal hemicrania often have additional autonomic symptoms, including nasal congestion, rhinorrhea, eyelid edema, forehead and facial sweating, miosis, and ptosis.
A variety of headache disorders result in nocturnal headache: migraine, cluster headache, chronic paroxysmal hemicrania, and hypnic headache.
Chronic paroxysmal hemicrania (CHP) -- Similar to cluster headache, chronic paroxysmal hemicrania (which means "sudden one-sided headache") differs in its much shorter duration (2-45 minutes) and more frequent attacks (5 or more attacks/day).
Paroxysmal hemicrania ile ilgili oksipital sinir stimulasyonu calismasi mevcut degildir.
Chronic paroxysmal hemicrania (CPH): a review of the clinical manifestatios.
This section also includes cluster headaches and paroxysmal hemicrania.
This section also includes cluster headaches and paroxysmal hemicrania. Functional imaging is key to classifying cluster headaches and related syndromes like SUNCT, which first appeared in the literature a year after the first set of guidelines was published.
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