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Causes of Cluster headache

List of causes of Cluster headache

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Cluster headache) that could possibly cause Cluster headache includes:

  • Unknown
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Cluster headache Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Cluster headache:

Cluster headache Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender of Patients for Cluster headache: Men 10:1 women...more »

Cluster headache: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Cluster headache, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Cluster headache:

Cluster headache: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Cluster headache: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Cluster headache as a symptom:

Conditions listing Cluster headache as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Cluster headache. Our database lists the following as having Cluster headache as a symptom of that condition:

What causes Cluster headache?

Article excerpts about the causes of Cluster headache:
Research studies have turned up several clues as to the cause of cluster headache, but no answers. One clue is found in the thermograms of untreated cluster patients, which show a "cold spot" of reduced blood flow above the eye. (Source: excerpt from Headache -- Hope Through Research: NINDS)

Related information on causes of Cluster headache:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Cluster headache may be found in:


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