The efficacy of sodium valproate and a MRA finding in confusional migraine

@article{Fujita2007TheEO,
  title={The efficacy of sodium valproate and a MRA finding in confusional migraine},
  author={Mitsue Fujita and Junko Fujiwara and Takako Maki and Midori Shigeta and Masahide Takahashi},
  journal={Brain and Development},
  year={2007},
  volume={29},
  pages={178-181}
}
Confusional migraine (CM) is recognized as a kind of pediatric migraine equivalent. We report that a 10-year-old girl had repeated attacks of confusional state and of migraine with aura. She suffered from total of six CM attacks and migraine attacks with aura almost once a month. Therefore, sodium valproate (VPA) was initiated to prevent these attacks. They have been controlled after increasing her dosage to 600mg/day. The intracranial magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) during the last CM… CONTINUE READING