General practitioners still know very little about this disease. (1)
In addition, your treating doctor (general practitioner) will need a report from a neurologist (headache specialist).They will advise you in this respect and the neurologist will probably fill out the form themselves.
However, it is often difficult to get a appointment with a neurologist quickly. This can frequently take several months.
However, Cluster Headache should be considered a medical emergency!
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(1) : One of OUCH Belgium’s missions is to inform!