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Lower half headache

Lower half headache: Introduction

Lower half headache: Lower half headache is a pain in the head that occurs in the lower half of the skull. See detailed information below for a list of 4 causes of Lower half headache, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Lower half headache:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Lower half headache. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Lower half headache: Symptom Checker

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Lower half headache Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Lower half headache may include:

  • Headache treatment is divided into two forms: abortive and prophylactic. Abortive treatment addresses a headache in progress, and prophylactic treatment prevents headache occurrence
  • Tension-type headaches can be treated with acetaminophen, ibuprofen, or naproxen. Cluster headaches may also be treated with ergotamine and sumatriptan, as well as by inhaling pure oxygen. Prophylactic treatments include prednisone, calcium channel blockers, and methysergide
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Lower half headache: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Lower half headache

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Lower half headache: Related Rare Diseases

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Lower half headache: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Lower half headache

The list below shows some of the causes of Lower half headache mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Lower half headache?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Lower half headache. Of the 4 causes of Lower half headache that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Lower half headache:

The following list of conditions have 'Lower half headache' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Lower half headache:

Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

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