cervicogenic


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cervicogenic

(sûr′vĭ-kə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Originating from the cervical spine or other anatomical structures in the neck, such as nerves or muscles: cervicogenic headache.

cervicogenic

(sĕr″vĭ-kō-jĕn′ĭk)
Relating to, or beginning in, the upper segments of the cervical spine or neighboring soft tissues.
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Dr Salah has so far successfully performed the procedure and treated several patients worldwide who suffer from a variety of chronic pains such as joint pain, upper and lower back pain and cervicogenic headaches.
Other diagnoses that lowered the odds of returning to duty included postconcussive headache (by 67%), cervicogenic headache (by 60%), and coexisting traumatic brain injury (by 50%).
Headaches were classified as cervicogenic in 4% before injury, in 8% soon after injury, and in 5% at 12 months.
Ogince M, Hall T, Robinson K, Blackmore AM (2007) The diagnostic validity of the cervical flexio-rotation test in C1/2related cervicogenic headache.
Acute and chronic neck pain, "whiplash" and cervicogenic headache are then reviewed in more detail.
It has also been used to treat many chronic pain syndromes in the head and neck region, including cervicogenic headache, cervical dystonia, chronic neck pain, and temporomandibular disorders.
The screening will determine if the headache is cervicogenic.
I 52 riferimenti bibliografici reperiti sono suddivisibili per argomento nelle seguenti categorie: vari tipi di dizziness e vertigine (1 8) (1,2,4,6-8, 15,16,19,21,22,24,26,37-41); cervicogenic dizziness o cervical vertigo (21) (3,9-13,17,23,25,28,42-52) di cui 6 articoli specifici sulle disfunzioni in seguito a colpo di frusta; insufficienza arteriosa delle arterie vertebrali o delle carotidi (11) (14,18,20,29-36); vertigine centrale (1) (5); ortostatismo (1) (27).
Migraine and tension headaches accounted for about 73% of all headaches in the study, and musculoskeletal and cervicogenic headaches accounted for 15%.