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Chronic headache in back of head near neck. Sometimes causes vomiting. Alcohol makes it worse.

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Dr. Paul Grin
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In brief: Cervicogenic HA

Is a very common headache secondary to neck involvement.
Cervicogenic headache is a unilateral pain provoked by neck movement or by pressure on the neck. These headache patients usually had a reduced cervical range of motion in association with the headache, dizziness, vomiting, blurred vision, etc. Rec.: see orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and treatment.

In brief: Cervicogenic HA

Is a very common headache secondary to neck involvement.
Cervicogenic headache is a unilateral pain provoked by neck movement or by pressure on the neck. These headache patients usually had a reduced cervical range of motion in association with the headache, dizziness, vomiting, blurred vision, etc. Rec.: see orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and treatment.
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