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I have morning headaches for the last month. Should I have an head CT ?
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Dr. Noel Alonso
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends...
...On a number of factors.
Does the headache wake you up at night?Is it worse when laying down, straining, or coughing?Do you have other neurologic signs?Is your headache worse with loud noises or bright lights?Family history of migraines?Is it related to other issues -blood pressure, medication use, illness, diet, heat, hydration, ? Your doctor should see you soon and determine the need for a ct.

In brief: Depends...
...On a number of factors.
Does the headache wake you up at night?Is it worse when laying down, straining, or coughing?Do you have other neurologic signs?Is your headache worse with loud noises or bright lights?Family history of migraines?Is it related to other issues -blood pressure, medication use, illness, diet, heat, hydration, ? Your doctor should see you soon and determine the need for a ct.
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