Cervicogenic Headache Physiotherapy Treatment
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What is a Cervicogenic Headache?
Cervicogenic headache is referred pain perceived in the head from a source in the neck. Cervicogenic headache is a secondary headache, which means that it is caused by another illness or physical issue. In the case of cervicogenic headache, the cause is a neck disorder or lesion.
What are symptoms of a cervicogenic headache?
In addition to a throbbing head pain, symptoms of a cervicogenic headache may include:
- pain on one side of your head or face
- a stiff neck
- pain around the eyes
- pain while coughing or sneezing
- a headache with certain neck postures or movement
Cervicogenic headaches can also cause symptoms similar to migraine headaches, such as light sensitivity, noise sensitivity, blurry vision, and an upset stomach.
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- Pain, referred from a source in the neck and perceived in one or more regions of the head and/or face, fulfilling criteria C and D.
- Clinical, laboratory and/or imaging evidence of a disorder or lesion within the cervical spine or soft tissues of the neck known to be, or generally accepted as, a valid cause of headache1
- Evidence that the pain can be attributed to the neck disorder or lesion based on at least one of the following:
- demonstration of clinical signs that implicate a source of pain in the neck
- abolition of a headache following diagnostic blockade of a cervical structure or its nerve supply using placebo- or other adequate controls.
- Pain resolves within 3 months after successful treatment of the causative disorder or lesion