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How to get rid of this throbbing headache?
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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
In brief: One or many?
Most throbbing headaches are benign, i.
e. Do not imply serious underlying disease. A single "worst headache of my life" event should provoke medical investigation. Recurrent throbbing headaches are usually migrainous and respond to specific treatment if diagnosis is confirmed. 3 or more migraine headaches monthly may profitably be treated preventively.

In brief: One or many?
Most throbbing headaches are benign, i.
e. Do not imply serious underlying disease. A single "worst headache of my life" event should provoke medical investigation. Recurrent throbbing headaches are usually migrainous and respond to specific treatment if diagnosis is confirmed. 3 or more migraine headaches monthly may profitably be treated preventively.
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