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How does a CT scan diagnose headaches?

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A CT scan uses X-rays and computers to make images of the body. It can sometimes help doctors diagnose headaches and their causes.

You might need one if you have headaches daily or almost every day or have a sudden onset severe headache. Doctors can’t diagnose migraines with the test, though.

SOURCE: Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on February 09, 2019

SOURCE: Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on February 09, 2019

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