Headache ppt - SlideShare

Oct 20, 2013 · Headache ppt 1. Origins of Pain in the Head • Extra-cranial pain sensitive structures: – – – – – – – Sinuses Eyes/orbits Ears Teeth TMJ Blood vessels 5,7,9,10 cranial nerves carry pain from thes strucure • Intra-cranial pain sensitive structures: – Arteries of circle of willis and proximal dural arteries, – Dural Venous sinuses,veins – Meninges – Dura…

Headache - SlideShare

Mar 16, 2016 · MEDICATION-OVERUSE HEADACHE Diagnostic criteria: • A. Headache occurring on 15 days per month in a patient with a pre-existing headache disorder • B. Regular overuse for >3 months of one or more drugs that can be taken for acute and/or symptomatic treatment of headache 1.Regular intake of ergotamine on 10 days per month for >3 months. 2.…

Types of Headaches - West Texas A&M University

Types of Headaches While headaches can be caused by medical conditions, injuries, or infections, they are sometimes not due to a specific disease or other identified medical condition. The three most common of those types of primary headaches are Tension, Cluster, and Migraine headaches. 1.…

Headache authorSTREAM

HEADACHE SUMMARY Headache is one symptom that may be the manifestation of a simple, benign problem like a tension headache or one of a life threatening fatal disease like a Berry aneurysm. Acute, new onset headache has a much more serious prognosis than other types of onsets. So a careful evaluation of the etiology of headache is very essential.…

Headache And Migraine authorSTREAM

Aug 29, 2014 · Headache And Migraine - authorSTREAM Presentation. PowerPoint Presentation: 4 Compensatory release of potent neuropeptides [ Calcitonin Gene Related Peptide(CGRP), Substance P & Neurokinin A] by the trigeminal neurons blood vessel dilation and inflammation of the surrounding tissue 5 Stimulation of peripheral nociceptors causing severe or throbbing pain 1 Depressed neuronal ……