The mode of action of migraine triggers: a hypothesis.

@article{Lambert2009TheMO,
  title={The mode of action of migraine triggers: a hypothesis.},
  author={G. A. Lambert and Alessandro Stefano Zagami},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={253-75}
}
OBJECTIVES To review conjectured modes of action of migraine triggers and to present a new hypothesis about them. BACKGROUND Migraine attacks are initiated in many migraineurs by a variety of "triggers," although in some patients no external trigger can be identified. Many triggers provoke attacks with such a short latency that only some kind of neural mechanism can explain the triggering. RESULTS We present here a hypothesis that the pain of migraine has its ultimate origin in the cortex… CONTINUE READING

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