Headache should be monitoring by specialist if painkillers do not help in 2-3 days.
Clustered (grouped headache strikes more than 25 000 patients, mostly men.
What should we know about secondary headaches?
Secondary headaches are much more dangerous. For their appearance has a very specific reason – if it is removed, the headache disappears.
The reason may be specific neurological disease (tumor, trauma, cerebrovascular disease, vascular abnormalities, meningitis, encephalitis, etc..) Or other disease (eye or ear problem internally), in which headache is one of many other symptoms.
Secondary headaches are dangerous because they often are caused by serious diseases of the brain and surrounding tissues, most of which are completely preventable with early diagnosis and timely.
Sometimes if we miss the time for treatment it can be fatal.
In appreciation of the problem may be to stagger unnecessary and expensive tests. In 80 percent of cases of primary headaches (tension, migraine, cluster) it will only worsen and nervous condition of the patient or would suggest that is threatened by a serious disease that can affect badly on overall health.
What is needed for treatment to be successful?
It is extremely important to establish the exact type of headache. At right is a causal treatment for primary headaches that not always is possible due to the still poorly clarified reasons for this type of headache. At the same time new ideas about the mechanisms of occurrence and distribution of headaches that are diametrically opposed to the current old stereotypes already provide excellent health benefits.
In global clinical practice is established successful modern algorithm for diagnosis and treatment of different types of headaches.
How is treated painful migraine?
Mastery in the treatment of migraine is the period between attacks. Most of the patients with migraine are well aware of treatment options at different stages of the disease and rarely seek medical attention. Sometimes they know more than their physician, who is not specialists if they are scruffy and not regularly monitored developments in diagnosis and treatment of different types of headaches.