What is the role of CT scanning in the workup of pediatric headache?

Updated: Jan 02, 2019
  • Author: J Ivan Lopez, MD, FAAN, FAHS; Chief Editor: George I Jallo, MD  more...
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Any abnormality on physical examination in children with head trauma and headache should prompt radiologic evaluation, such as CT scanning, provided that the child has a protected airway and stable cardiovascular status.

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