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Classic migraine

Classic migraine: Introduction

A headache which is preceded by some type of warning such as an aura or some other visual disturbance. An aura is a visual disturbance where the person feels a sensation of light. A headache is a pain in the head. ...more »

Symptoms of Classic migraine

Treatments for Classic migraine

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Classic migraine?

Classic migraine: Related Patient Stories

Classic migraine: Deaths

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Causes of Classic migraine

  • Secondary to brain dysfunction
  • Depolarization theory
  • Vascular theory
  • Family history of migraine headaches (70-80%)
  • Medications (i.e., birth control pills, vasodilators)
  • more causes...»

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Disease Topics Related To Classic migraine

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Classic migraine: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Classic 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 causes 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 injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis. The 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 more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were 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. See 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, more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see more »

Classic migraine: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Classic migraine: Rare Types

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Latest Treatments for Classic migraine

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Classic migraine

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Classic migraine: Animations

Prognosis for Classic migraine

Prognosis for Classic migraine: Migraine usually does not represent a significant threat to health. However, in rare circumstances, people with migraine may be at risk of serious complications. A severe migraine may result in a stroke, possibly due to prolonged constriction of blood vessels. Some people may have side effects of medications.

Research about Classic migraine

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Clinical Trials for Classic migraine

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Statistics for Classic migraine

Classic migraine: Broader Related Topics

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