A 53-year-old female asked:
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can the trigeminial nerve cause a pressure headache?

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Dr. Mohammad Khan
29 years experience Pediatrics
Possible: But other causes including local causes, migraine and problem inside the head may need to be ruled out Please see a physician
Answered on Jul 20, 2014
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