Headache

Hemicrania Continua

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Hemicrania Continua

  • Classification
  1. Long duration
  2. Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalgia
    1. Headaches similar to Cluster Headache
    2. Unilateral trigeminal distribution symptoms with autonomic features
  • Symptoms
  1. Characteristics
    1. Unilateral Headache
  2. Associated symptoms (at least one of the following cluster-like autonomic findings)
    1. Conjunctival injection or Lacrimation
    2. Nasal congestion or Rhinorrhea
    3. Ptosis or Miosis
  3. Palliative measures
    1. Responds completely to Indomethacin
  • Differential Diagnosis
  • Management