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migraine headache vs brain tumor

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Secondary headache: A secondary headache is an organic headache that is symptomatic of an underlying problem. These conditions include some of the more ominous conditions ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Some simple ways: Migraine would be unilateral throbbing, with nausea and vomiting, sensitivity to light and noise, and eventual full recovery. Brain tumor is more ins ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Saponaro
39 years experience Internal Medicine
CTScan: A brain CT Scan.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Migraine or tumor: A neurologist can help you greatly by providing tests that look into your brain. They are painless and give lots of information. Migraine is much mo ... Read More
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Dr. Larry Grissom
42 years experience Radiology
Need CT or MRI brain: You need a brain ct or MRI to check for any structural cause of headache.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Durgin
19 years experience General Surgery
Headache: There are many types of headaches. Some headaches are primary and some are secondary- meaning caused by something else. Severe or recurrent headaches ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Bender
34 years experience Dentistry
Bad headache: The answer would depend largely on how long have you had this type of headache. If this is a pattern you have had for many years, then the chances of ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Moshe Usadi
Specializes in Family Medicine
It's not a tumour!: Many things can cause a headache and a tumour is way way way down the list, especially in a 17 year old. If a headache lasts for many days or is acco ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Conner
24 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: Please review this link: http://www.relieve-migraine-headache.com/ocular-migraine-stroke.html Be sure you actually have an ocular migraine or is it j ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not likely but: We can't be sure of a brain tumor or not a brain tumor without a CT scan. See a doctor to rest easy.

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