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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Wagner
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Tryptans: Migraines have also been referred to as vascular headaches. For mild migraines, nsaids such as Ibuprofen can be used. But for more severe headaches, t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bello
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Vascular headaches: Headaches occur because of the dilatation of the cerebral arteries. Precluding, dimishing or shortening the duration of this vasodilation will have a ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Vascular headache?: A vascular headache is an outdated definition to describe certain types of headache which were thought to be related to blood vessel dilation or contr ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Visit to your MD: All headaches are not due to aneurysms , if your doctor suspects it is, he will order tests including mra to rule out.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See a specialist: The best treatment for a headache is to know what type you have. This type of headache can be severe and debilitating. See a headache or orofacial pa ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
See below:: Severe pain on one or both sides of the head, upset stomach, and, at times, disturbed vision. People often describe pain as pulsing or throbbing in on ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bello
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Vascular headaches: Headaches occur because of the dilatation of the cerebral arteries. Precluding, dimishing or shortening the duration of this vasodilation will have a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bello
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Headaches and Vasoco: Headaches occur because of the dilatation of the cerebral arteries. Precluding, dimishing or shortening the duration of this vasodilation will have a ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Wagner
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Decrease pull: The theory behind vascular or migraine headaches is that the blood vessels in the covering of the brain (meninges) are dilated and pull on it, causing ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Vascular headache: Vascular headache = head pain due to abnormal function of brain's blood vessels.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Sometimes difficult: "vascular" headaches are associated with neurologic symptoms, aura, throbbing, unilateral. Tension headache often generalized, worse in pm's, no aura ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Wagner
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Structure involved: Tension headaches involve the muscles over the skull, and they are typically described as constant with "hat-band" like pressure. Vascular/migraine he ... Read More
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