publication . Article . 2016

Gastrointestinal Headache; a Narrative Review

Majid Talafi Noghani;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
There are studies reporting primary headaches to be associated with gastrointestinal disorders, and some report resolution of headache following the treatment of the associated gastrointestinal disorder. Headache disorders are classified by The International Headache Society as primary or secondary; however, among the secondary headaches, those attributed to gastrointestinal disorders are not appreciated. Therefore, we aimed to review the literature to provide evidence for headaches, which originate from the gastrointestinal system. Gastrointestinal disorders that are reported to be associated with primary headaches include dyspepsia, gastro esophageal reflux di...
Medical Subject Headings: digestive system diseases
free text keywords: Headache, migraine disorders, gastrointestinal diseases, medicine, traditional, headache disorders, Medical emergencies. Critical care. Intensive care. First aid, RC86-88.9, Review Article, primary, secondary, medicine, traditional, headache disorders, primary, head-ache disorders, secondary
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