Migraine stroke: A possible complication of both migraine with and without aura

Maria Carola Narbone, Nestore Leggiadro, Paolo La Spina, Renata Rao, Rosario Grugno, Rossella Musolino

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Abstract

We describe four migraine patients who developed an ischemic stroke during their typical migraine attacks. Cerebral infarction as a possible complication of migraine without aura is discussed. We propose a review of the migraine stroke definition of the International Headache Society.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)481-483
Number of pages3
JournalHeadache
Volume36
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1996

Keywords

  • complication
  • ischemic stroke
  • migraine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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