Migraine is also known as or subsumes Blinding headache. -ed.
Migraine is a common, frequently incapacitating headache disorder characterized by episodic attacks of moderate to severe headaches and various symptoms of neurologic, gastrointestinal, or autonomic nervous systemic dysfunction. Migraine imposes a substantial burden on the individual patient and society. In this clinical summary, Dr. Carrie Dougherty of the Georgetown Headache Center provides updates on new medical devices for migraine treatment.