Headache

Acute Recurrent Headache

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Acute Recurrent Headache, Recurrent Headache

  • Causes
  • Children
  1. Tension Headache
  2. Migraine Headache
  3. Complicated Migraine Headache
    1. Hemiplegic Migraine Headache (young child)
    2. Ophthalmologic Migraine Headache (young child)
    3. Basilar Migraine Headache (adolescent girls)
  4. Exertional Headache
  5. Paroxysmal Hemicrania
  6. Cluster Headache (rare in children)
  7. Migraine equivalent
    1. Cyclic Vomiting
    2. Acute confusional state
    3. Transient global amnesia
  • Management
  1. Reassurance
  2. Patient Education
  3. Headache Nonpharmacologic Treatment
  4. Specific Pharmacologic Treatment
    1. See specific Headache types