Emergence of Secondary Trigger Sites after Primary Migraine Surgery.

@article{Punjabi2016EmergenceOS,
  title={Emergence of Secondary Trigger Sites after Primary Migraine Surgery.},
  author={Ayesha Punjabi and Matthew Brown and Bahman Guyuron},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={137 4},
  pages={
          712e-716e
        }
}
BACKGROUND Surgical decompression of a migraine headache may unmask headaches originating from secondary sites. A retrospective chart review investigated the incidence and characteristics of secondary trigger sites to identify clinical patterns that could aid in predicting and perhaps reducing postoperative migraines. METHODS One hundred eighty-five charts for migraine patients who underwent surgery at the senior author's (B.G.) practice were reviewed. Sites from which migraine headaches… CONTINUE READING

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