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Evaluating Cerebral Blood Flow Velocity During Migraine Headache

Evaluating Cerebral Blood Flow Velocity During Migraine Headache

Although decreased blood flow velocity correlates with arterial dilatation, studies using transcranial Doppler ultrasound to evaluate intracranial vasodilatation during migraine report conflicting results.

Allodynia Common in Pediatric Migraine

Allodynia Common in Pediatric Migraine

Symptoms associated with central sensitization are common in children and adolescents with migraine.

Symptomatic Connection Between Chronic Migraine, Temporomandibular Disorder

Symptomatic Connection Between Chronic Migraine, Temporomandibular Disorder

A growing body of research indicates a number of shared features between chronic migraine and temporomandibular disorders.

Telemedicine Visit Sufficient for Headache Consult

Telemedicine Visit Sufficient for Headache Consult

Telemedicine offers a convenient alternative for nonacute headache patients, researchers say.

Researchers Identify Polymorphism Linked to Migraine

Researchers Identify Polymorphism Linked to Migraine

This is the first study to evaluate the association between rs4343 polymorphism and susceptibility to migraine.

Chronic Migraine and Medication Overuse: Relapse Outcomes

Chronic Migraine and Medication Overuse: Relapse Outcomes

In chronic migraine and medication overuse, those who frequently relapse into overuse after withdrawal have a worse clinical and psychological profile than patients who relapse less frequently.

Migraine-Associated Stroke Not Linked to Atherosclerosis

Migraine-Associated Stroke Not Linked to Atherosclerosis

Intracranial atherosclerosis was lower in patients with migraine compared with those without migraine.

Ptosis Repair Effective for Reducing Tension-Type Headache

Ptosis Repair Effective for Reducing Tension-Type Headache

In a group undergoing either blepharoplasty or ptosis repair, patients who underwent ptosis repair saw greater improvement in headache symptoms.

In Pediatric Headache, Placebo Effect May Play a Role in Cervical Injection Response

In Pediatric Headache, Placebo Effect May Play a Role in Cervical Injection Response

The difference in response in the ropivicaine and saline groups was insignificant, suggesting a placebo effect.

Chronic Tension-Type Headache Pain Linked to Emotional Burden

Chronic Tension-Type Headache Pain Linked to Emotional Burden

The extent of patients' pain showed significant associations with age and burden of the headache.

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