Cervicogenic headache: Introduction
Cervicogenic headache: Cervicogenic headache is a syndrome characterized by chronic hemicranial pain that is referred to the head from either bony structures or soft tissues of the neck.
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causes, and treatments of Cervicogenic headache is available below.
Symptoms of Cervicogenic headache
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Treatments for Cervicogenic headache
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Causes of Cervicogenic headache
- Cervicogenic headache is associated with degenerative change to the upper cervical spine. Studies have indicated that the most common origin of pain is from the derangement of the zygapophyseal joints of the occipito-atlanto-axial joints (O/C1, C1/2), with referral of pain into the head
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Cervicogenic headache: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Cervicogenic headache
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Cervicogenic headache: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Cervicogenic headache: Rare Types
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