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Chronic cluster headache associated with a vertebral artery aneurysm.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2050514     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This is a report of a patient with chronic cluster headache-like pain of 12 years duration. Investigation revealed an aneurysm at the junction of the vertebral and posterior inferior cerebellar arteries and after removal the patient experienced resolution of his cluster headache. The headache and aneurysm were both right sided suggesting a possible relationship.
P West; D Todman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Headache     Volume:  31     ISSN:  0017-8748     ISO Abbreviation:  Headache     Publication Date:  1991 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-07-25     Completed Date:  1991-07-25     Revised Date:  2009-02-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985091R     Medline TA:  Headache     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  210-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medicine, Greenslopes Repatriation Hospital, Queensland, Australia.
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MeSH Terms
Angiography, Digital Subtraction
Chronic Disease
Cluster Headache / complications*,  radiography
Intracranial Aneurysm / complications*,  radiography
Middle Aged
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Vertebral Artery / radiography

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