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What are the symptoms of a cluster headache ?

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Headaches

Symptoms include unilateral severe clusters of headaches associated with tearing and injection of the ipsolateral eye and nasal discharge.

In brief: Headaches

Symptoms include unilateral severe clusters of headaches associated with tearing and injection of the ipsolateral eye and nasal discharge.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Cluster headaches

The headache are excruciating one sided headaches, it can last from 15 minutes to 3 hours.
There is no aura like in migraine.But you can have a mild achy feeling in the area of the attack called shadow.Some people describe as the worst pain they ever experience.The frequency of attacks is 1 to 16 attacks in48 hours.These are also called alarm clock headaches as they can wake you up in your sleep.

In brief: Cluster headaches

The headache are excruciating one sided headaches, it can last from 15 minutes to 3 hours.
There is no aura like in migraine.But you can have a mild achy feeling in the area of the attack called shadow.Some people describe as the worst pain they ever experience.The frequency of attacks is 1 to 16 attacks in48 hours.These are also called alarm clock headaches as they can wake you up in your sleep.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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