Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Sudden Onset Headache and Change in Sense of Smell 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Sudden Onset Headache and Change in Sense of Smell.

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There are 8 common conditions that can cause Sudden Onset Headache and Change in Sense of Smell.
  1. Allergic Rhinitis
  2. Deviated Septum
  3. Diabetes
  4. Influenza
  5. Sinusitis
  6. Type 2 Diabetes
  7. Upper Respiratory Infections in Children
  8. Upper Respiratory Infections
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Sudden Onset Headache and Change in Sense of Smell.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Head Injury
  3. Purulent Rhinitis
  4. Stroke
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Sudden Onset Headache and Change in Sense of Smell.
  1. Hypothyroidism
  2. Pernicious Anemia
  3. Type 1 Diabetes
There are 9 rare conditions that can cause Sudden Onset Headache and Change in Sense of Smell.
  1. Astrocytoma
  2. Brain Tumor
  3. Cushing's Syndrome
  4. End Stage Renal Disease
  5. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  6. Meningioma
  7. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  8. Oligodendroglioma
  9. Polio

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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