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enlargement of bones of hands and feet and face; often accompanied by headache and muscle pain and emotional disturbances; caused by overproduction of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary gland (due to a tumor) acromegalia , acromegaly
drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine) APC
infectious bacterial disease of human beings transmitted by contact with infected animals or infected meat or milk products; characterized by fever and headache brucellosis , Gibraltar fever , Malta fever , Mediterranean fever , Rock fever , undulant fever
inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use) cephalitis , encephalitis , phrenitis
headache and tingling or burning feelings and sweating caused by eating food that contains monosodium glutamate Chinese restaurant syndrome
method of treatment that manipulates body structures (especially the spine) to relieve low back pain or even headache or high blood pressure chiropractic
painful recurring headache associated with the release of histamine from cells cluster headache , histamine headache
systematic method of diagnosing a disorder (e.g., headache) that lacks unique symptoms or signs differential diagnosis
headache, overall galea
medical condition of uncertain origin that affected many veterans of the 1991 Gulf War; characterized by fatigue and headache and dizziness and nausea and rashes and joint pain and respiratory disorders Gulf War syndrome , Persian Gulf illness
common cold affecting the nasal passages and resulting in congestion and sneezing and headache head cold
severe recurring vascular headache; occurs more frequently in women than men hemicrania , megrim , migraine , sick headache
headache on one side hemicrania , migraine
viral infection (usually in children) marked by sore throat and fever and papules in the mouth and throat and headache and abdominal pain; usually subsides in a short time herpangia
acute (sometimes fatal) lobar pneumonia caused by bacteria of a kind first recognized after an outbreak of the disease at an American Legion convention in Philadelphia in 1976; characterized by fever and muscle and chest pain and headache and chills and a Legionnaires' disease
infectious disease characterized by inflammation of the meninges (the tissues that surround the brain or spinal cord) usually caused by a bacterial infection; symptoms include headache and stiff neck and fever and nausea meningitis
severe and chronic headache migraine
illness that can occur to persons exposed to ozone in high-altitude aircraft; characterized by sleepiness and headache and chest pains and itchiness ozone sickness
toxic condition resulting from inhalation or ingestion of the insecticide parathion; characterized by nausea and abdominal pains and headache and convulsions and sweating parathion poisoning
either of two infectious diseases transmitted to humans by the bite of a rat or mouse; characterized by fever and headache and nausea and skin eruptions ratbite fever
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