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Familial hemiplegic migraine type 2

Other Names for this Disease
  • FHM2
  • Hemiplegic migraine, familial type 2
  • MHP2
  • Migraine, familial hemiplegic, 2
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What triggers hemiplegic migraine?

Minor head trauma, catheter angiography, exertion, and emotional stress have been reported by patients as triggers of hemiplegic migraine.[1]

Last updated: 8/26/2013

  1. Jen JC. Familial Hemiplegic Migraine. GeneReviews. September 2009; Accessed 8/26/2013.