cervicogenic


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Related to cervicogenic: cervicogenic headache

cer·vi·co·gen·ic

 (sûr′vĭ-kə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Originating from the cervical spine or other anatomical structures in the neck, such as nerves or muscles: cervicogenic headache.
Translations
zervikogen
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A randomized controlled trial of exercise and manipulative therapy for cervicogenic headache.
A proposed etiology of cervicogenic headache: the neurophysiologic basis and anatomic relationship between the dura mater and the rectus posterior capitis minor muscle.
I present a case of a 46 y/o treatment refractory patient whom has suffered vertebral artery dissection resulting in stroke and two distinctly separate spinal cord injuries as a result of his cervicogenic tics.
The results have been contradictory in the evaluated population with episodic migraine, cluster headache, hypnic headache, TTH and cervicogenic headache.
Upper cervical and upper thoracic manipulation versus mobilization and exercise in patients with cervicogenic headache: a multi-center randomized clinical trial.
Greater occipital nerve blockade in migraine, tension-type headache and cervicogenic headache.
12) ONB is reported as an effective management in patients with cervicogenic headache.
This neck tension can lead to so-called cervicogenic headaches, and in some cases to a condition called Occipital Neuralgia, where the nerves that run from the base of the neck up through the scalp become inflamed.
Besides ON, PNS was even used on patients with some severe headache syndromes, such as migraine, cluster headache, cervicogenic headache, and trigeminal neuralgia [sup][5] when refractory to pharmatherapy and other noninvasive methods.
Throughout the course of care --visits occur weekly to monthly and often last 30-90 minutes--the athletic trainer and physician work together on clinical issues such as sleep and mental health and on sub-typing headaches (cognitive fatigue, cervicogenic, or migrainelike) and "determining where the headaches lie relative to other areas of dysfunction," said Dr.
Throughout the course of care --visits occur weekly to monthly and often last 30-90 minutes - the athletic trainer and physician work together on clinical issues such as sleep and mental health and on sub-typing headaches (cognitive fatigue, cervicogenic, or migrainelike) and "determining where the headaches lie relative to other areas of dysfunction," said Dr.