How prevalent are migraine headache comorbidities?

Updated: Oct 21, 2019
  • Author: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Epilepsy increases the relative risk of migraine by 2.4. A Danish study found that migraine occurs in 20–30% of patients with several medical conditions, including kidney stone, psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and fibromyalgia. [69] Migraine with aura had more comorbidities than migraine without aura.


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