What is the role of brainstem auditory evoked potential (BAEP) testing in the workup of migraine?

Updated: Oct 25, 2019
  • Author: Andrew B Evans, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Zgorzalewicz found significant prolongation of waves III and IV in children and adolescents with migraine, a finding that supports the idea that the brainstem contributes to the pathologic mechanism of migraine. [27]


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