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Migraine: A Spectrum of Ideas$
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Merton Sandler and Geralyn M. Collins

Print publication date: 1990

Print ISBN-13: 9780192618108

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192618108.001.0001

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General discussion II

General discussion II

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(p.305) 26. General discussion II
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Migraine: A Spectrum of Ideas
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Merton Sandler

Geralyn M. Collins

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192618108.003.0026

This article presents a general discussion focusing on the association between migraine and other symptoms such as tension headache and photophobia. There are now attempts to identify what is activating migraine: is it a psychological event that directly activates, cortically, the changes in slow-wave activity, or do we have to propose sub-cortical changes that modulate those cortical activities? How can we get from a primary cortical event to the headache? Some of the trigeminovascular ablative work that Dr Moskowitz is doing is answering that. What we must do in the next few years is to put the whole picture together.

Keywords:   tension headache, photophobia, migraine attack, psychological event, sub-cortical changes, cortical activities

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