From Department of Pediatrics, Chacha Nehru Bal Chikitsalaya (Maulana Azad Medical College).
Cysticercosis Headache: An Important Differential of Childhood Headache Disorder in Endemic Countries
Version of Record online: 13 FEB 2007
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Volume 47, Issue 2, pages 301–302, February 2007
How to Cite
Mishra, D. (2007), Cysticercosis Headache: An Important Differential of Childhood Headache Disorder in Endemic Countries. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 47: 301–302. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2006.00702.x
- Issue online: 13 FEB 2007
- Version of Record online: 13 FEB 2007
- Accepted for publication November 14, 2006.
- tension type headache;
- tapeworm headache
Neurocysticercosis is a common pediatric central nervous system (CNS) disease in endemic areas, presenting usually with seizures but has pleomorphic manifestations, including migraine-like secondary headache. We herein report a pediatric patient with tension-type headache as the sole presenting feature of single cysticercus granuloma.