Do You Understand Cluster Headaches?
Chris Regal | May 7th 2012 Oct 10th 2017
- 1 15 to 180 minutes.
- 0 10 to 60 minutes.
- 0 15 to 30 minutes.
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A single cluster headache usually lasts how long?
The correct answer is 15 to 180 minutes.
Which diagnostic tests can be used to confirm that someone has cluster headaches?
The correct answer is cluster headache is diagnosed by reviewing medical history, discussing symptoms, examining the patient, and ruling out other causes of the symtpoms.
In which gender do cluster headaches occur more frequently?
Cluster headaches are more common in men by a ratio of 2:1.
Cluster headaches often have ipsilateral symptoms. Where do these ipsilateral symptoms occur?
Ipsilateral means that the symptoms occur on the same side of the head as the headache.
Which is most likely to be characteristic of what someone wants and needs during a cluster headache?
Cluster sufferers are most likely to be restless or agitated and want to keep moving.
Which of the following is NOT commonly used to treat a cluster headache when it occurs?
The correct answer is acetaminophen with codeine.