Complicated migraine: Introduction
Complicated migraine: Complicated migraine includes chronic migraine, status migrainosus, persistent aura without infarction, migrainous infarction, and migraine-triggered seizure.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Complicated migraine is available below.
Symptoms of Complicated migraine
- They are brief, recurrent, episodic disorders that are intensified by movement and are relieved by deep sleep or typical migraine medications. Complicated and variant migraines have some of the same symptoms as typical migraines, including pain, GI syndromes, autonomic symptoms, neurologic symptoms, and changes in mood or emotion.
- Complicated migraine has dramatic focal features and a persistent neurologic deficit that remains for at least 24 hours after the headache.
- more symptoms...»
Read more about symptoms of Complicated migraine
Treatments for Complicated migraine
- Trigger avoidance
- Prophylaxis treatment
- Treatment of migraine needs to be individualised, and depends upon the type, frequency and severity of attacks, the age of the patient and other coexisting health problems. Treatments include:
- more treatments...»
Read more about treatments for Complicated migraine
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Complicated migraine:
- Nerve Neuropathy: Related Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Complicated migraine?
Complicated migraine: Related Patient Stories
Causes of Complicated migraine
Read more about causes of Complicated migraine.
Complicated migraine: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Complicated migraine
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See ...read more »
Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
it is less clear for milder...read more »
MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children....read more »
Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms
that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders).
For example, fatigue, headache, weight gain, ...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Complicated migraine
Complicated migraine: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Pain Specialists:
- Arthritis & Joint Health Specialists (Rheumatology):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Complicated migraine: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Complicated migraine
Medical research articles related to Complicated migraine include:
Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database
Complicated migraine: Animations
More Complicated migraine animations & videos
Research about Complicated migraine
Visit our research pages for current research about Complicated migraine treatments.
Complicated migraine: Broader Related Topics
Types of Complicated migraine
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Complicated migraine, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Contents for Complicated migraine: