Migraine with Aura or Sports-Related Concussion: Case Report, Pathophysiology, and Multidisciplinary Approach to Management.

@article{Ellis2017MigraineWA,
  title={Migraine with Aura or Sports-Related Concussion: Case Report, Pathophysiology, and Multidisciplinary Approach to Management.},
  author={Michael J. Ellis and Dean M. Cordingley and Richard Girardin and Lesley J. Ritchie and Janine L. Johnston},
  journal={Current sports medicine reports},
  year={2017},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={14-18}
}
The evaluation and management of athletes presenting with clinical features of migraine headache with aura in the setting of sports-related head trauma is challenging. We present a case report of a 15-yr-old boy with a history of migraine with visual aura that developed acute visual disturbance and headache after a head injury during an ice hockey game. The patient underwent comprehensive assessment at a multidisciplinary concussion program, including neuro-ophthalmological examination… CONTINUE READING
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