Migraine surgery: a plastic surgery solution for refractory migraine headache.

  title={Migraine surgery: a plastic surgery solution for refractory migraine headache.},
  author={Theodore A Kung and Bahman Guyuron and Paul S. Cederna},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={127 1},
Migraine headache can be a debilitating condition that confers a substantial burden to the affected individual and to society. Despite significant advancements in the medical management of this challenging disorder, clinical data have revealed a proportion of patients who do not adequately respond to pharmacologic intervention and remain symptomatic. Recent insights into the pathogenesis of migraine headache argue against a central vasogenic cause and substantiate a peripheral mechanism… 

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