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What is the definition or description of: Confusional migraine?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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In brief: Confusional migraine

"migraine includes a confusional state that occurs in only about 5 % of migraine patients. The confusion is tinctured with inattention, distractibility, and difficulty with speech and motor activities; and may last anywhere from 10 minutes to 20 hours, and commonly ending in deep sleep." See: http://www.headacheupdates.com/migraine/migraine-headache/migraine-headache-relief

In brief: Confusional migraine

"migraine includes a confusional state that occurs in only about 5 % of migraine patients. The confusion is tinctured with inattention, distractibility, and difficulty with speech and motor activities; and may last anywhere from 10 minutes to 20 hours, and commonly ending in deep sleep." See: http://www.headacheupdates.com/migraine/migraine-headache/migraine-headache-relief
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