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.
Keynote speaker, Dr Ottar Sjaastad, Professor of Neurology at the University of Trondheim, Norway, spoke about his discovery of two types of headache; Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania (CPH) and SUNCT (Short-lasting, Unilateral Neuralgiform headache attacks 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.
This section also includes cluster headaches and paroxysmal hemicrania.

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