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What is actually hurting during a migraine headache?

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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not brain tissue!

Brain itself cannot feel pain! the inflammation or stretching of the soft tissue in the blood vessels and the covering of the brain (the meninges) send the pain messages.

In brief: Not brain tissue!

Brain itself cannot feel pain! the inflammation or stretching of the soft tissue in the blood vessels and the covering of the brain (the meninges) send the pain messages.
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
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Dr. Tapan Joshi
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Nerve

Overstimulated sensory nerve transporting pain sensation.
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In brief: Nerve

Overstimulated sensory nerve transporting pain sensation.
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Dr. Tapan Joshi
Dr. Tapan Joshi
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