Associated Conditions for Migraine
List of associated medical conditions for Migraine:
The list of conditions mentioned by various sources
as associated with Migraine includes:
- Puberty - migraines often onset around puberty
- Stroke - migraine is a risk factor for stroke
Migraine as a risk factor:
Another type of associated condition is one for which Migraine
is itself a risk factor. The conditions for which Migraine is listed as a risk
About associated conditions for Migraine:
Associated conditions are those which appear
statistically related, but do not have
a clear cause or effect relationship.
Whereas the complications
are caused by Migraine,
and underlying causes
may be causes of Migraine,
the following list shows associated conditions
that simply appear with higher frequency in people
who have Migraine.
In some cases, there may be overlap
between this list and risk factors
People with Migraine may be more likely to
get a condition on the list of associated conditions,
or the reverse may be true, or both.
Whether they are causes of, caused by, or simply
coincidentally related to Migraine
is not always clear.
For general information,
see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.