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Descriptor English: Headache Disorders
Descriptor Spanish: Trastornos de Cefalalgia
Descriptor Portuguese: Transtornos da Cefaleia
Descriptor French: Céphalées
Entry term(s): Cephalgia Syndrome
Cephalgia Syndromes
Chronic Daily Headache
Chronic Daily Headaches
Chronic Headache
Chronic Headaches
Daily Headache, Chronic
Daily Headaches, Chronic
Headache Disorder
Headache Syndrome
Headache Syndromes
Headache, Chronic
Headache, Chronic Daily
Headache, Intractable
Headaches, Chronic
Headaches, Chronic Daily
Headaches, Intractable
Intractable Headache
Intractable Headaches
Syndrome, Headache
Tree number(s): C10.228.140.546
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020773
Scope note: Various conditions with the symptom of HEADACHE. Headache disorders are classified into major groups, such as PRIMARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on characteristics of their headache symptoms) and SECONDARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on their etiologies). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Headache (1978-1999)
Public MeSH Note: 2000
History Note: 2000
Entry Version: HEADACHE DIS
Related: Headache MeSH
DeCS ID: 34281
Unique ID: D020773
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/08
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Headache Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M0328324
Scope note Various conditions with the symptom of HEADACHE. Headache disorders are classified into major groups, such as PRIMARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on characteristics of their headache symptoms) and SECONDARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on their etiologies). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Preferred term Headache Disorders
Entry term(s) Cephalgia Syndrome
Cephalgia Syndromes
Headache Disorder
Headache Syndrome
Headache Syndromes
Syndrome, Headache
Chronic Headache - Narrower
Concept UI M0335246
Preferred term Chronic Headache
Entry term(s) Chronic Headaches
Headache, Chronic
Headaches, Chronic
Headache, Intractable - Narrower
Concept UI M0335253
Preferred term Headache, Intractable
Entry term(s) Headaches, Intractable
Intractable Headache
Intractable Headaches
Chronic Daily Headache - Narrower
Concept UI M0335251
Preferred term Chronic Daily Headache
Entry term(s) Chronic Daily Headaches
Daily Headache, Chronic
Daily Headaches, Chronic
Headache, Chronic Daily
Headaches, Chronic Daily



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