Migraine and patent foramen ovale.

@article{Ailani2014MigraineAP,
  title={Migraine and patent foramen ovale.},
  author={Jessica Ailani},
  journal={Current neurology and neuroscience reports},
  year={2014},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={
          426
        }
}
Migraine is a widespread disorder with a large impact on society. Patent foramen ovale (PFO) is a common occurrence, affecting about 25 % of the population. Observational studies report PFO to be more prevalent in patients with migraine with aura, and patients with migraine with aura have a higher incidence of PFO. The only population-based study does not support this link. It is possible that an association exists between large-sized PFO and migraine. This association may explain how migraine… CONTINUE READING
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