Occipital neuralgia

A distinct type of headache characterized by piercing, throbbing, or electric-shock-like chronic pain in the upper neck, back of the head, and behind… (More)
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2014
Review
2014
Occipital pain is a common complaint amongst patients with headache, and the differential can include many primary headache… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of occipital nerve blocks using reconstituted botulinum toxin type-A (BTX-A) in providing… (More)
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2006
2006
Important structures involved in the pathogenesis of occipital headache include the aponeurotic attachments of the trapezius and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Persistent occipital neuralgia can produce severe headaches that may not be controllable by conservative or surgical approaches… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
In this article we will discuss the treatment of Occipital Neuralgia (ON) and Transformed Migraine (TM) using a paddle style… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Objective. To present a novel approach for treatment of intractable occipital neuralgia using percutaneous peripheral nerve… (More)
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1994
1994
The surgical treatment of greater occipital neuralgia often involves diagnostic anesthetic blockade, followed by chemical or… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
This paper examines the clinical features of 500 patients with idiopathic headache. Of the 383 patients diagnosed as migraine, it… (More)
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1984
1984
Occipital neuralgia syndromes have been ascribed to a great many pathological alterations, some demonstrable and some… (More)
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1978
1978
The findings in 23 cases of occipital neuralgia are presented. The clinical features of the condition are pain and sensory change… (More)
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