Migraine in twins raised together and apart.

  title={Migraine in twins raised together and apart.},
  author={Dave Ziegler and Yong Min Hur and Thomas J. Bouchard and Ruth S. Hassanein and R J Barter},
  volume={38 6},
History of headache and migraine diagnosed by structured interview utilizing International Headache Society criteria was obtained in two samples of female twin pairs--154 raised together and 43 raised apart since infancy. Zygosity was determined by standard methods. Probandwise concordance rates were determined. Assuming that liability to migraine has a multifactorial etiology involving a number of genetic and environmental risk factors acting additively, tetrachoric correlations in the four… CONTINUE READING

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