Sign-in (or register) to check out the new features we've just launched!

Differential Diagnosis For Headache, bitemporal

Ads

List of current finding(s):

Electromagnetic, Physics, trauma, Radiation Causes
Acute mountain sickness/high altitude
Relational, Mental, Psychiatric Disorders
Depression equivalent headache syndrome
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Temporomandibular subluxation syndrome
TMJ/Cartilage derangement
Functional, Physiologic Variant Disorders
Tension type headache
Stress/Emotional/Physical
Exhaustion/overwork
Reference to Organ System
Headache, extracranial
TMJ arthritis/synovitis
Empty sella syndrome
Synonyms
bitemporal, cephalalgia, Cephalalgias, Cephalgia, Cephalgias, Cephalodynia, Cephalodynias, Cranial Pain, Cranial Pains, HA, HA Headache, HEAD ACHE, HEAD PAIN, HEAD PAIN CEPHALGIA, Head Pains, Headache, Headache (excl N02 N89 R09), Headache (excluding N02 N89 R09), Headache (finding), headache cephalalgia, Headaches, Pain Cranial, Pain head, Pain in head, Pains Cranial, Pains Head
Definition

Pain in the head, caused by stimulation of or pressure to any of various structures of the head, such as tissue covering the cranium, cranial nerves, or blood vessels. Headache can be a primary disorder, as in migraine or cluster headaches, or a common symptom associated with head injury or many illnesses such as acute infection, brain tumor or abscess, eye disorders such as glaucoma, dental disease, and hypertension. Bitemporal is a bilateral temple area pain.

(Edit)

External Links Related to Headache, bitemporal
Google
Wikipedia
Merck
Images
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
Ads