A 25-year-old female asked:
What could cause a bad headache in front of head that is still there next morning after good night sleep? head ct neg and not a migraine.
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Hypnic headache?: Hypnic headache
hypnic headache is predominantly seen in the elderly patients. However, younger patients and even children might also suffer from hypnic headache. Headache attacks usually last between 15 and 180 minutes, but some patients report headache attacks up to 10 hours. Almost all patients report motor activity during headache. Please consult a neurologist who specializes in headaches. There are over 2000 different causes for headaches. There are approximately 10 different causes for frontal headaches alone.
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Last updated Jan 7, 2017
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