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Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Tension headache

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Tension headache includes:

  • Stress - Usually occurs in the afternoon after long stressful work hours
  • Sleep deprivation
  • Uncomfortable stressful position and/or bad posture
  • Irregular meal time
  • Eyestrain
  • Caffeine withdrawal

Other underlying conditions related to Tension headache:

Source: Diseases Database

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Tension headache, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Tension headache. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Tension headache. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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