Can gum pain cause migraine-like headaches?

Trigger points? Trigger points refer pain to distant sites. You could have a back or shoulder problem tha t radiates pain to the gums, masseters and temporalis muscles. This is an extension of TMJ type conditions.
Gum pain? What do mean by gum pain? How are u distinguishing gum from tooth pain. Pain from one location if its intense enough can trigger a headache secondarily. U should get the gum pain evaluated to make sure u don't have a decayed or abscessed tooth. If u have upper teeth pain it could be "maxillary tooth" pain which may be reflective of a sinus infection. This would be accompanied by sinus symptoms.

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Can gum pain cause migraine-like headaches?

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Migraines. You may be suffering from temporal migraines. These can come from grinding your teeth at night or stress. Treatments are available www.Themigrainereliefcenter.Com. Read more...
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