Conflict of Interest: None
Orgasmic Headache Responsive to Greater Occipital Nerve Blockade
Article first published online: 26 SEP 2008
© 2008 the Authors. Journal compilation © 2008 American Headache Society
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Volume 49, Issue 1, pages 130–131, January 2009
How to Cite
Selekler, M., Kutlu, A. and Dundar, G. (2009), Orgasmic Headache Responsive to Greater Occipital Nerve Blockade. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 49: 130–131. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2008.01253.x
- Issue published online: 5 JAN 2009
- Article first published online: 26 SEP 2008
- Accepted for publication July 21, 2008.
- sexual activity;
- greater occipital nerve
We present a male with headache related to sexual activity. An injection of steroid and local anesthetic combination was applied to the greater occipital nerve of the symptomatic site. The orgasmic headache stopped after the procedure.