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Volume 7, issue 1

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Sympathetic system blockades in vasomotor headaches

MAREK OBERSZTYN1
1. I Kliniki Neurologicznej IPiN w Warszawie
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 1998, 7, 69-72
Keywords: vasomotor headaches, sympathetic system blockades

Abstract

Atypical headaches differing from migraine and .tension headache in their course and clinical symptoms can be due to disturbances in sympathetic system. The author describes the criteria of the diagnosis of these headaches and suggests blockades of sympathetic ganglia as possible treatment the technique of these interventions is described. (Ed.)

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Dr Marek Obersztyn,
I Klinika Neurologiczna IPiN,
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