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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See a Physician: Headache attacks occur in clusters over weeks or months, not a single episode. A headache can be a symptom of a serious condition and diagnosis is key ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sireesha Vemuri
17 years experience Family Medicine
Def: Comes in clusters meaning not present continuously with autonomic symptoms like unilateral pain lacrimation, rhinorrhoea etc.
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Dr. Olav Jaren
19 years experience Neurology
Cluster headache: It may occur every day, about the same time, for days, then go away for weeks. It is a “cluster” of attacks. It lasts for hours. It occurs around o ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Cluster headache: is the most painful of all the primary headache disorders. Because of the intense pain, cluster patients often pace the floor or bang their heads duri ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
37 years experience Family Medicine
Cause unknown: We do not know the cause of cluster headaches. The diagnosis is usually clinical. Usually there is significant nasal congestion or a runny nose associ ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Immediate ER/UC: clinic evaluation for therapy and evaluation.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Friedman
39 years experience Transplant Surgery
Get the right meds: It is most important that the type of headache be accurately identified. Cluster headaches are the most severe pain that exists, + don't respond to ty ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Nasty and intense: Focalizes over one eye with steady intense pain prompting restlessness, often desire to bang head into wall, may be associated with unilateral tearing ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
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Cluster headache: Cluster headache belongs to a group of idiopathic (unknown cause) headache entities known as the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias, all of which invol ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Cluster headache: is the most painful of all the primary headache disorders. Because of the intense pain, cluster patients often pace the floor or bang their heads duri ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: Pain comes on without warning & may begin as a burning sensation on the side of your nose or deep in your eye. The pain peaks in just a few min. Folks ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
10 years experience Family Medicine
BAD headache: A cluster headache is a relatively rare type of headache characterized by brief attacks of excruciating pain behind one eye and autonomic symptoms (wa ... Read More
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