Involvement of gap junction channels in the pathophysiology of migraine with aura

@inproceedings{Sarrouilhe2014InvolvementOG,
  title={Involvement of gap junction channels in the pathophysiology of migraine with aura},
  author={Denis Sarrouilhe and Catherine Dejean and Marc Mesnil},
  booktitle={Front. Physiol.},
  year={2014}
}
Migraine is a common, recurrent, and disabling primary headache disorder with a genetic component which affects up to 20% of the population. One third of all patients with migraine experiences aura, a focal neurological disturbance that manifests itself as visual, sensitive or motor symptoms preceding the headache. In the pathophysiology of migraine with aura, activation of the trigeminovascular system from the meningeal vessels mediates migraine pain via the brainstem and projections ascend to… CONTINUE READING
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Involvement of gap junction channels in the pathophysiology of migraine with aura

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