Causas de la cefalea secundaria

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Causas de la cefalea secundaria

La disfunción de la articulación temporomandibular, o ATM, puede ser la causa de la cefalea secundaria. Ésta resulta de trastornos subyacentes que producen dolor como síntoma. La articulación temporomandibular puede doler y volverse disfuncional como resultado de una incorrecta alineación de los dientes y mandíbulas. En casos severos esta articulación puede requerir de una intervención quirúrgica.

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  • Last Reviewed on 02/22/2012
  • Paul Fotek, DMD, Florida Institute for Periodontics & Dental lmplants, West Palm Beach, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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