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Cervicogenic headache

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. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cervicogenic headache is available below.

Symptoms of Cervicogenic headache

Treatments for Cervicogenic headache

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Cervicogenic headache?

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: Rare Types

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  1. Cervicogenic headache: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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