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How Come I Get A Stiff Neck After A Migraine Headache
Inflammation: During a migraine, the nerves of the covering of our brain become sensitizes in a process called "neurogenic inflammation". This affects the covering of our brain called the meninges. When the meninges is inflamed, people get a stiff neck. This is not a universal finding in migraine but I have seen it in patients and my wife who gets migraine headaches too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Also called cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, & can be a symptom of a number of conditions affecting those areas. It originates from pain-sensitive structures such as cranium, muscles, nerves, vessels, subcutaneous tissues, eyes, ears, sinuses & mucous membranes. It is non-specific symptom & can be primary such as tension ha, or secondary ...Read more
See HA specialist: Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective involves 3 specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological 3) pharmacological (medical) management. Prophylactic therapy is recommended for the chronic and disabling migraine. Some migraine patients are prone to medication overuse headaches. See orofacial pain or headache specialist. ...Read more
She has had a headache for 3 days and a stiff neck for also three days . Vomitting x2 days . Excedein migraine is only helpful for temporal relief?
My daughter has headache, sore throat, stomach ache, stuffy nose, sore/stiff neck. Yesterday when symptoms started she developed a migraine. No fever?
Part of migraine: About 75% of migraineurs have neck pain either before or during a migraine headache attack which is part of the migraine pain which is a referred pain from the brainstem. The neck pain is often confused with a stress headache or neck problem and some people don't realize that they have a migraine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have had a severe headache for the past 5 days, along with fatigue, light sensitivity. I thought it was a migraine. I have a stiff neck as well toda?
Bad Headache even with migraine meds stiff neck and nausea on and off, side weak and cramping and dizziness, should I go to the er or Dr
Migraine like headache, fever, flu like body aches, nausea, rash that comes and goes on arm and a stiff neck. What could it be?
If you've had a migraine for over a week with a stiff neck as well, should you be checked for meningitis?
A head pain which is usually recurrent, and often in variable locations and severity, associated with few or all the following symptoms; fear of light, fear of sound, nausea, vomiting, bright or dark spots floating in front of eyes, tingling and numbness of one side of face or body. All ...Read more
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