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Headache Treatment in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Drug Addiction

Lawrence C. Newman and Morris Levin

in Headache and Facial Pain

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Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9780195373875
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322800 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195373875.003.0024

Series: What Do I Do Now

Headache Treatment in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Drug Addiction

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Headaches in patients with active HIV infection may stem from a number of causes, including primary headaches unrelated to HIV. Diagnostic approaches are outlined. This chapter also discusses the pitfalls encountered in headache and pain management when treating patients with substance abuse.

Chapter.  990 words. 

Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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