Temporomandibular disorders and cutaneous allodynia are associated in individuals with migraine.

@article{BevilaquaGrossi2010TemporomandibularDA,
  title={Temporomandibular disorders and cutaneous allodynia are associated in individuals with migraine.},
  author={D{\'e}bora Bevilaqua-Grossi and Richard B. Lipton and Uri Napchan and Brian Mitchell Grosberg and Sait Ashina and Marcelo Eduardo Bigal},
  journal={Cephalalgia : an international journal of headache},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={425-32}
}
The objective of this study was to estimate and contrast the occurrence of ictal and interictal cutaneous allodynia (CA) in individuals with migraine with and without temporomandibular disorders (TMD). Both TMD and CA are common in migraine and may be associated with migraine transformation from episodic into a chronic form. Herein we hypothesize that TMD contributes to the development of CA and to more severe headaches. In a clinic-based sample of individuals with episodic migraine, the… CONTINUE READING