Hemiplegic migraine: A case report

Yilmaz C., Sonmez B., Basaranoglu M., Kaya A., Acikgoz M., Caksen H.

TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.45, no.2, pp.153-154, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


The girl patient aged twelve had been brought to the hospital having weakness at her left side. After having fallen from a balcony, her paroxysmal headeche accompanying nause and vomiting had began. This case was cured by valproic acid. Electroencephalography showed focal slowing and deep wave discharge. This case was presented to remind that hemiplegic migraine can seldomly begin, after minor head trauma. (Turk Arch Ped 2010; 45: 153-4)