Headache after carotid endarterectomy.

  • J F Pearce
  • Published 1976 in British medical journal


Forty-eight hours after undergoing a successful right carotid endarectomy a patient complained of headache in and behind the right eye radiating to the temple and forehead. The onset of headache was sudden, and the pain was severe and throbbing. After three weeks of regular four- to eight-hour attacks each day the headaches gradually became less frequent… (More)


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@article{Pearce1976HeadacheAC, title={Headache after carotid endarterectomy.}, author={J F Pearce}, journal={British medical journal}, year={1976}, volume={2 6027}, pages={85-6} }