TITLE

What lies behind a severe headache?

AUTHOR(S)
Rees, Dr Trevor
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
GP: General Practitioner;10/21/2002, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a medical case history of a patient suffering from recurrent severe headaches. Initial symptoms of the patient; Similarity of the symptoms with migraine conditions; Detection of subarachnoid hemorrhage in the patient after his CT scan following several recurrences of the headache.
ACCESSION #
9150452

 

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