What are causes meningeal irritation in pediatric headache?

Updated: Jan 02, 2019
  • Author: J Ivan Lopez, MD, FAAN, FAHS; Chief Editor: George I Jallo, MD  more...
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Headache related to meningeal irritation may be caused by infection (meningitis), inflammation (eg, from a tumor), or hemorrhage (eg, from vascular malformation or malignant hypertension).


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