Thrombophilic gene mutations in children with migraine.

  title={Thrombophilic gene mutations in children with migraine.},
  author={Mara Ferrara and Laura Capozzi and F. Bertocco and Dolores Ferrara and Ren{\'e} Russo},
  volume={17 2},
In 35 patients of both sexes (18 boys and 17 girls), mean age 8.9 ± 4.5 years, affected by migraine both with (45.2%) and without an aura (54.9%) (P > 0.05) who had no alteration of brain computerized tomography and/or magnetic resonance imaging, we evaluated possible thrombotic events in the pathogenesis of the disease. In all cases and in 50 random healthy controls clotting tests (prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, protein C activity (PC), antithrombin III (ATIII… CONTINUE READING
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