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Three-Dimensional CT Angiograms in the Planning of Vascular Surgery for Migraine and Cluster Headache

  • Elliot ShevelEmail author
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Abstract

The involvement of the extracranial terminal branches of the external carotid artery in migraine has been extensively documented [1]. In selected cases where diagnostic tests have shown that there is a significant vascular component to the patient’s pain, permanent closure of the affected arteries provides permanent pain relief [2].

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Headache ClinicJohannesburgSouth Africa

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