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Epidemiology of Cluster Headache

  • Michael Bjørn RussellEmail author
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Abstract

Cluster headache is rare and for that reason epidemiological surveys in the literature are few.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Head and Neck Research Group, Research CenterAkershus University HospitalOsloNorway
  2. 2.Institute of Clinical Medicine, Campus Akershus University HospitalUniversity of OsloOsloNorway

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