It IS a Tumor- Current Review of Headache and Brain Tumor

Uncommon Headache Syndromes (J Ailani, Section Editor)
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  1. Topical Collection on Uncommon Headache Syndromes


“Do I have a tumor?” This is a question in every person’s mind when first confronted with a new-onset headache, a question that causes considerable anxiety among patients, leading them to seek medical evaluation. This publication reviews the current literature with respect to the epidemiology, pathophysiology presentation, and treatment of headaches in association with intracranial neoplasm.


Tumor Headache Epidemiology Pathophysiology Intracranial neoplasm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Carolina Headache InstituteChapel HillUSA

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