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Signs of Muscle contraction headache

Symptoms of Muscle contraction headache

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Muscle contraction headache may include:

Note that Muscle contraction headache symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Muscle contraction headache signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Muscle contraction headache:

Headache -- Hope Through Research: NINDS (Excerpt)

The pain of these headaches is often described as a tight band around the head or a feeling that the head and neck are in a cast. "It feels like somebody is tightening a giant vise around my head," says one patient. The pain is steady, and is usually felt on both sides of the head. Chronic muscle-contraction headaches can cause sore scalps—even combing one's hair can be painful. (Source: excerpt from Headache -- Hope Through Research: NINDS)

Headache -- Hope Through Research: NINDS (Excerpt)

Occasionally, muscle-contraction headaches will be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and blurred vision, but there is no preheadache syndrome as with migraine. Muscle-contraction headaches have not been linked to hormones or foods, as has migraine, nor is there a strong hereditary connection. (Source: excerpt from Headache -- Hope Through Research: NINDS)

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What are the signs of Muscle contraction headache?

The phrase "signs of Muscle contraction headache" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Muscle contraction headache that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Muscle contraction headache" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Muscle contraction headache.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Muscle contraction headache. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Muscle contraction headache has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Muscle contraction headache signs or Muscle contraction headache symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Muscle contraction headache may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Muscle contraction headache symptoms.


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