Now dear, I have a headache! Immediate improvement of cluster headaches after sexual activity

Gotkine, M.; Steiner, J.; Siran, I.
November 2006
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Nov2006, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p1296
Academic Journal
The article discusses on the causes of the occurrence of headache after sexual activity. It was said that there is no exact pathogenesis on the emergence of cluster headaches, but a hypothalamic generator has been mentioned as the cause of the disorder. A derangement of the central nervous system processes associated with libido due to the response of the body to the testosterone administration provides the link between sexual activity and the cluster headache occurrence after the intercourse.


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