A 39-year-old member asked:
how can sinusitis, meningitis, intracranial bleeding, hypertension, and tumors in the brain cause headaches?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Bennett Werner answered
43 years experience Cardiology
Common denominator: Except for sinusitis, they all cause traction on the leptomeninges which are the only structures in the brain which have feeling/sensation. Sinusitis causes headache by a different mechanism.
Answered on Jan 26, 2014
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