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Migraine with Persistent Aura

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: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195373875.003.0011

Series: What Do I Do Now

Migraine with Persistent Aura

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The migraine aura may be simple or complex and usually lasts 60 minutes or less. Rarely, the aura of migraine may be prolonged. This chapter reviews the clinical features of the typical migraine aura and discusses the features and treatment options for the two subtypes of prolonged aura.

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Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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