When a headache, vomiting, fever, or a seizure occurs along with another serious illness, immediate medical care is needed. Symptoms of a serious illness may include:
Although uncommon, a headache with symptoms of a serious illness may be a sign of:
Call your doctor for an evaluation if you have a headache and other symptoms of a serious illness.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine|
|Last Revised||April 17, 2012|