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New Daily Persistent Headache

Lawrence C. Newman and Morris Levin

in Headache and Facial Pain

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9780195373875
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322800 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195373875.003.0008

Series: What Do I Do Now

New Daily Persistent Headache

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Patients with new daily persistent headache can generally pinpoint the date their headaches started. Characteristics of the head pain tend to be relatively nondescript, but patients are distressed by the persistence of the pain. Differential diagnosis and treatment options are described in this chapter.

Chapter.  1235 words. 

Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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