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Is there familial hemiplegic migraine?
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Dr. Thomas Karelis
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes
True hemiplegic migraines are rare, but they can run in families.
There is genetic testing that can be done to see if you carry the genes that make you susceptible to this type of migraine. Talk to your doctor if you or your family members are experiencing this.

In brief: Yes
True hemiplegic migraines are rare, but they can run in families.
There is genetic testing that can be done to see if you carry the genes that make you susceptible to this type of migraine. Talk to your doctor if you or your family members are experiencing this.
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