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Flashcards in headaches Deck (16):
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made worse by foods containing tyramine

migraine

2

obese female w/ papilledema

pseudotumor cerebri / hydrocephalus

3

jaw muscle pain when chewing

temporal arteritis

4

periorbital pain w ptosis and miosis

cluster headache

5

photophobia and or phonophobia

migraine

6

bilateral frontal/occipital pressure

tension

7

pt using topical retinoid acid for acne

pseudotumor cerebri

8

lacrimation and or rhinorrhea

migraine

9

elevated ESR

Temporal arteritis

10

Worst headache of my life

sub arachnoid hemorrhage

11

headache + extraocular muscle palsies

cavernous sinus arteritis

12

scintillating scotomata prior to headache

migraine w/ aura

13

headache occurring either before or after orgasm

postcoital cephalagia

14

responsive to 100% o2

cluster headache

15

trauma to head --> headache begins days after the event, persists for over a week and does not go away

sub dural hematoma

16

severe headache + fever or neck stiffness

meningitis