High prevalence of headaches in patients with epilepsy

  title={High prevalence of headaches in patients with epilepsy},
  author={Xiang-Qing Wang and Sen-yang Lang and Mian-wang He and Xu Zhang and Fei Zhu and Wei Dai and Xiao-bing Shi and Min Wan and Yun-feng Ma and Ya-nan Chen and Shengyuan Yu},
  booktitle={The Journal of Headache and Pain},
To examine the association between headaches and epilepsy. Consecutive adult epileptic patients who went to the outpatient clinic of the Epilepsy Center of PLA General Hospital between February 01, 2012, and May 10, 2013, were recruited into this study. A total of 1109 patients with epilepsy completed a questionnaire regarding headaches. Overall, 60.1% of the patients (male: 57.2%; female: 63.8%) reported headaches within the last year. The age-weighted prevalence of interictal migraine was 11… CONTINUE READING
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