Gonçalo Cação
Dura materTrigeminal autonomic cephalalgiaHeadachesAnesthesiaMedicine
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#1Ana SardoeiraH-Index: 1
#2Gonçalo CaçãoH-Index: 2
Last. Joana DamásioH-Index: 5
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BackgroundShort-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headaches include those with conjunctival injection and tearing and with cranial autonomic symptoms. Most frequently reported as idiopathic, there is...
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#2Margarida CalejoH-Index: 2
Last. Joana DamásioH-Index: 5
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Background Hypertrophic pachymeningitis (HP) is characterized by cranial and/or spinal thickening of the dura mater with or without associated inflammation. Neuroimaging studies reveal dura mater thickening and focal or diffuse contrast enhancement. It is described in association with trauma, infections, tumors, autoimmune/inflammatory diseases, and cerebrospinal fluid hypotension syndrome, with some cases remaining idiopathic.
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#1Gonçalo CaçãoH-Index: 2
Last. José Pereira-MonteiroH-Index: 10
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BackgroundIn this paper, we describe a cohort of patients with short-lasting unilateral neuralgiform headache attacks with conjunctival injection and tearing (SUNCT), a rare trigeminal autonomic headache, managed in the outpatient clinic of a tertiary hospital.MethodsPatients were identified through review of individual records between January 1, 2008 and June 30, 2014.ResultsFifteen patients were identified (eight males:seven females), with mean age at onset of 49.7 years, mean number of attack...
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