Headache in Carotid Artery Stenting and Angiography

Gunduz A. , Goksan B., Kocer N., Karaali-Savrun F.

HEADACHE, cilt.52, ss.544-549, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)


Introduction. Carotid angioplasty headache and diagnostic criteria are based on scarce data and small series. Here, we aimed to determine presence, frequency, and characteristics of headache after carotid artery stenting and angiography headache and speculate on possible mechanisms of head and neck pain emerging during or after the carotid artery stenting procedure.