Characteristics of migraine in children:The onset of headache in children is relatively short, and the attack is relatively frequent, there
Characteristics of migraine in children:
The onset of headache in children is relatively short, and the attack is relatively frequent, there are a lot of cases in children with seizures within 1 hours, or even in half an hour.
The characteristics of headache pulsation in children with migraine are not prominent, and the headache is more supportive of the diagnosis, but the non pulsatile headache can not be excluded or negative diagnosis
There is a relatively small number of children with unilateral headache, which is referred to as unilateral headache, persistent or spread from one side to the other.
The children with migraine patients with gastrointestinal symptoms, accompanied by nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain more than those of adult.
The childhood premonitory symptoms disappeared, or difficult to identify, the younger, more difficult to find. Most of the children after the onset of sleep, sleep or rest after the headache can be completely or basically relieve.
Diagnosis and characteristics of migraine in children
The diagnosis of migraine in children: headache for the onset of the normal interval, and there are at least 3 of the following 6 items:
Headache is pulsatile;
Headache or headache with paroxysmal abdominal pain, headache, nausea or vomiting;
The rest or sleep after complete or substantially ease;
The abnormal visual aura;
We have a family history of migraine.