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Contents for Headache
  1. Introduction: Headache
  2. Causes (2433 conditions)
  3. Causes of Types
  4. Drug causes (2796 listings)
  5. Drug interaction causes (2308 listings)
  6. Diagnostic tests (24 listings)
  7. Questions your doctor may ask (and why) (38 listings)
  8. Combined symptoms
  9. News (73 listings)


Headaches: Headaches is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:

Causes of Headache (Headaches): See detailed list of causes below.

Headache (medical symptom): Pain affecting the head or brain area.

Introduction: Headaches

Headache (medical symptom): The possible causes of a headache range from a relatively harmless common headache or common cold to life-threatening emergencies like meningitis or even the unlikely occurrence of a brain tumor. Various types of headache are possible: common headache, migraine, cluster headache, sexual headache, or other types of headache. Any incident of head injury (i.e. brain injury), even in the past, raises the possibility of concussion or other results of head injury. Headache also commonly occurs with various diseases that also cause fever, of which there are numerous possibilities; see causes of fever. Prompt medical attention for diagnosis and treatment is advisable for any headache.

Causes of Headache (Headaches)

The list of medical condition causes of Headache (Headaches) includes:

All 2433 causes of Headache

More Specific Symptoms for Headaches:

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Related Symptoms for Headaches

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Broader Symptom Types for Headaches:

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More Symptom Information for Headaches

For a medical symptom description of 'Headaches', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Headache (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Headaches' may be possible.

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