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Descriptor English:   Tension-Type Headache 
Descriptor Spanish:   Cefalea de Tipo Tensional 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Cefaleia do Tipo Tensional 
Synonyms English:   Headache, Idiopathic
Headache, Psychogenic
Headache, Stress
Headache, Tension
Headache, Tension-Type
Headache, Tension-Vascular
Headaches, Idiopathic
Headaches, Psychogenic
Headaches, Stress
Headaches, Tension
Headaches, Tension-Type
Headaches, Tension-Vascular
Idiopathic Headache
Idiopathic Headaches
Psychogenic Headache
Psychogenic Headaches
Stress Headache
Stress Headaches
Tension Headache
Tension Headaches
Tension Type Headache
Tension Vascular Headache
Tension-Type Headaches
Tension-Vascular Headache
Tension-Vascular Headaches  
Tree Number:   C10.228.140.546.399.875
Definition English:   A common primary headache disorder, characterized by a dull, non-pulsatile, diffuse, band-like (or vice-like) PAIN of mild to moderate intensity in the HEAD; SCALP; or NECK. The subtypes are classified by frequency and severity of symptoms. There is no clear cause even though it has been associated with MUSCLE CONTRACTION and stress. (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1) 
History Note English:   2006 (1995) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   32008 
Unique Identifier:   D018781 

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