Secondary Headache, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323297196, 9780323297202

Secondary Headache, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics, Volume 32-2

1st Edition

Authors: Randolph Evans
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323297196
eBook ISBN: 9780323297202
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 10th April 2014


Secondary headaches account for about 10% of headaches and require meticulous diagnosis because of their life-threatening potential. The secondary headaches include a  diverse and fascinating array of etiologies which can mimic primary headache disorders ranging from the rare to the mundane and from the well established to the highly controversial. This issue of Neurologic Clinics is devoted entirely to secondary headaches with topics that include: Headaches due to nasal and paranasal sinus disease; Headaches due to vascular disorders; Headaches and brain tumors; Low cerebrospinal fluid pressure syndromes; Painful ophthalmologic disorders and eye pain; Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri); Cough, exertional, and sex headaches; The neck and headaches; Drug-induced headaches; Trigeminal neuralgia and glossopharyngeal neuralgia; Headaches and vasculitis; Tonsilar ectopia and headaches; Post-traumatic headaches; Metabolic headaches; Temporomandibular joint disorders, bruxism, and headaches.


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About the Authors

Randolph Evans Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Baylor College of Medicine Houston, Texas