Chiari Malformation and Migraine

Lawrence C. Newman and Morris Levin

in Headache and Facial Pain

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9780195373875
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322800 | DOI:

Series: What Do I Do Now

Chiari Malformation and Migraine

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Chiari malformations are rare congenital lesions that may be asymptomatic and discovered incidentally or may produce a number of clinical symptoms. This chapter reviews the spectrum of headaches produced by these malformations and discusses the need for surgical intervention.

Chapter.  812 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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