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Vascular headache

Vascular headache: Introduction

Vascular headache: an outdated term which was used to describe certain types of headache which were thought to be related to the blood vessel. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Vascular headache, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Vascular headache:

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

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Common Causes of Vascular headache

Home Diagnostic Testing and Vascular headache

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Vascular headache: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Vascular headache, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Vascular headache Treatments

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

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Vascular headache: Animations

Vascular headache: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vascular headache

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Vascular headache: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Vascular headache

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Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis. The condition goes by the name of " more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion syndrome and these were not more »

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 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 gain, 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 sclerosis). See symptoms more »

Vascular headache: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Vascular headache: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Vascular headache: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Causes of Vascular headache listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Vascular headache as a symptom include:

Definitions of Vascular headache:

A group of disorders characterized by recurrent headaches associated with abnormal dilation and constriction of cerebral blood vessels. Representative disorders from this category include MIGRAINE; CLUSTER HEADACHE; and paroxysmal hemicrania.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Vascular headache

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

How Common are these Causes of Vascular 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 Vascular headache. Of the 18 causes of Vascular headache that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vascular headache:

The following list of conditions have 'Vascular 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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Causes of Vascular headache Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Vascular headache based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Vascular headache:

    Medical Conditions associated with Vascular headache:

    Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vascular headache:

    Cluster headache (5 causes), Giant cell arteritis, Migraine (37 causes), Paroxysmal hemicrania, Chronic, Toxic headache

    Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

    Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Vascular headache

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