Lymphomatous meningitis presenting as atypical cluster headache.


Journal Article

We report a woman who developed atypical cluster headache as the first manifestation of trigeminal dysfunction from leptomeningeal lymphoma. Progression to a complete trigeminal neuropathy led to resolution of her pain. The role of the trigeminal nerve in the expression of the signs and symptoms of cluster headache is discussed.

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Cited Authors

  • DeAngelis, LM; Payne, R

Published Date

  • August 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 30 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 211 - 216

PubMed ID

  • 3670872

Pubmed Central ID

  • 3670872

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0304-3959

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0304-3959(87)91076-1


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States