hemicrania

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hemicrania

(ˌhɛmɪˈkreɪnɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol a unilateral headache

hemicrania

1. Medicine. a pain or aching on one side of the head.
2. migraine.
See also: Pain
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hemicrania - a severe recurring vascular headachehemicrania - a severe recurring vascular headache; occurs more frequently in women than men
cephalalgia, head ache, headache - pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs
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In the literature, a few case reports exist regarding topiramate use in the treatment of headache syndromes such as exploding head syndrome and chronic paroxysmal hemicrania instead of epileptic disorders (7,8).
Effective management of ice pick pains, SUNCT, and episodic and chronic paroxysmal hemicrania.
The response to this therapy also essentially excluded other causes of unilateral headache like paroxysmal hemicrania, hemicrania continua and short-lasting, unilateral neuralgiform pain with conjuctival injection and tearing (SUNCT syndrome), which do not respond to oxygen.
The patient was clinically diagnosed as chronic paroxysmal hemicrania and initially treated with indomethacin.
Paroxysmal Hemicrania A headache that affects only one side of the head where there is intense pain around the eye lasting 5 to 30 minutes and occurring multiple times per day.
TAC consists of three separate presentations: cluster headache, paroxysmal hemicrania and SUNCT (short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing).
Next, look for autonomic features that point to one of the three trigeminal autonomic cephalgias: cluster headache, paroxysmal hemicrania, and short-lasting, unilateral, neuralgiform headache with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT).
A variety of headache disorders result in nocturnal headache: migraine, cluster headache, chronic paroxysmal hemicrania, and hypnic headache.
Paroxysmal hemicrania ile ilgili oksipital sinir stimulasyonu calismasi mevcut degildir.

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