What are the phases of a migraine in children?

Updated: Jan 31, 2018
  • Author: William C Robertson, Jr, MD; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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A migraine attack has 4 potential phases, as follows:

  • Premonitory (often referred to as "prodrome")

  • Aura

  • Headache

  • Postdrome


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