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Association Between Migraine with Aura and Cryptogenic Ischemic Stroke in the Young

Lunes, Marzo 29, 2021

A strong relationship was seen in both women and men, irrespective of the presence of PFO.

Previous studies have evaluated some of the complex relationships among cryptogenic stroke, migraine, and patent foramen ovale (PFO) and suggested the following: Migraine is associated with ischemic stroke, migraine with aura is associated with the presence of PFO, and the association between mi-graine and cryptogenic ischemic stroke is stronger among patients with PFO than without. 

 


NEJM Journal Watch summary, reutilizado con permiso del Grupo NEJM

 

Código de aprobación: PP-CNS-GLB-1694