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Sporadic hemiplegic migraine: A rare presentation in children


Int J Med Res Health Sci. |

Authors: Sangavi Santhan, Jehangir HM, Mugunthan
Int J Med Res Health Sci. 2014;3(2):445-447 |   |DOI:10.5958/j.2319-5886.3.2.090


We report a 12 year old girl with a history of migraine presenting with recurrent episodes of hemiparesis preceded by headache, which  fulfilled the diagnostic criteria for sporadic hemiplegic migraine in ICHD – 2 [international classification of headache disorders 2].

Keywords: Childhood, headache, migraine, recurrent hemiplegia.

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