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Persistent headache

Persistent headache: Introduction

Persistent headache: The occurrence of a persistent headache. See detailed information below for a list of 13 causes of Persistent headache, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Persistent headache: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Persistent headache

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Medications or substances causing Persistent headache:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Persistent headache as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Persistent headache: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Persistent headache may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Persistent headache

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Persistent headache: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Persistent headache

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Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can more »

Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders). For example, fatigue, headache, weight more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple more »

Persistent headache: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Persistent headache: Related Rare Diseases

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Persistent headache: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Persistent headache

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

How Common are these Causes of Persistent 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 Persistent headache. Of the 13 causes of Persistent headache that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Persistent headache:

The following list of conditions have 'Persistent 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Persistent headache:

The following list of medical conditions have Persistent headache or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Persistent headache:

Headache (2433 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain (6458 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)

Symptoms related to Persistent headache:

Headache (2433 causes), Migraine (37 causes), Sexual headache, Head pain (182 causes), Refractive error (10 causes), Tension headache (7 causes), Sinusitis (319 causes), Glaucoma (150 causes), Brain tumours (14 causes), Functional headache

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Medical News summaries about Persistent headache

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Persistent headache

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