Neurophysiology of migraine

Giorgio Sandrini, Alberto Proietti Cecchini, Sonya Ivanova Hristova, Grazia Sances, Giuseppe Nappi

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We review the main electrophysiological abnormalities emerging from migraine studies and discuss them from the pathophysiological point of view. Considerations range from genetic aspects to the heterogeneous clinical phenotype of migraine.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Headache and Pain
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
Publication statusPublished - 2001


  • Cortical excitability
  • Habituation
  • Migraine trait
  • Trigeminal reflex
  • Trigeminovascular system

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Neuroscience(all)

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    Sandrini, G., Cecchini, A. P., Hristova, S. I., Sances, G., & Nappi, G. (2001). Neurophysiology of migraine. Journal of Headache and Pain, 2(SUPPL. 1).