Skip to content

Advertisement

  • Brief Report
  • Open Access

Episodic parieto-occipital idiopathic stabbing headache-like pain: a case report

  • 1,
  • 1 and
  • 1
The Journal of Headache and Pain20143:30100049

https://doi.org/10.1007/s101940200016

  • Published:

Abstract

We describe a patient with a variant of idiopathic stabbing headache (ISH). This case differs from ISH by its temporal profile (status-like), its region (extratrigeminal), its lack of association with other types of headache, and the episodic form of pain attacks.

  • Key words Idiopathic stabbing headache
  • Ice-pick pain
  • Headache temporal profile

Notes

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate. Please note that comments may be removed without notice if they are flagged by another user or do not comply with our community guidelines.

Advertisement