Even Bulgakov mentioned the “terrible disease hemicrania”, the illness Pontius Pilate had suffered for. The modern name is migraine, and people suffer from it for thousands of years. The treatment of migraine is a very complex process, because antidepressants and painkillers often do not help or give temporary relief. In our clinic Medical Practice Dr.Danatsko we use the most advanced techniques, that facilitate the patient’s life and get rid of the pain.Migraine SymptomsThis disease has a neurological nature. Its characteristic symptom – severe pain in one side of the head, sometimes in both. Experts divide the disease into two subspecies: with and without aura.Migraine without auraThese are the severe headaches that can last from 4 hours to three days in a row. The pain is throbbing, and increases during the mental stress or physical activity. Attacks are complicated by vomiting, nausea, high sensitivity to the slightest sound and light. The best solution in this situation is to close in a soundproof room in the dark to avoid irritants. The peкson can not live the same life and work effectively.Migraine with auraThe aura is called opacification, “flies”, the mist before the eyes. Attacks of headache are complicated by hallucinations, impaired work of all the senses: smell, touch, sight. Speech difficulties observed, it is difficult to concentrate.Each symptom duration – from 5 minutes to an hour. Migraine attacks last from 3-4 times per year to the frequent attacks of pain from 2 or more per month. Researchers believe that the disease is provoked by genetic factors, as well as frequent stress, increased physical and mental stress.Diagnosis of migraineThe diagnosis is best done only in a hospital where there are all conditions for the continuous monitoring and control of the patient’s condition.
- A study of the fundus.
- Doppler ultrasound.