Interictal pain in cluster headache

  title={Interictal pain in cluster headache},
  author={Michael J Marmura and Scott J Pello and William B. Young},
  pages={1531 - 1534}
Introduction: Cluster headache is characterized by severe attacks of unilateral pain, but many patients experience symptoms more commonly associated with migraine such as persistent pain. Patients and methods: We evaluated cluster headache patients using a questionnaire and chart review to determine clinical characteristics. Results: Twenty-four of 50 subjects reported interictal pain outside of their acute attacks. Sixteen reported persistent pain more than half the time while in cycle. Unlike… 

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