Glossary for Migraine
A subjective sensation (as of lights, flashes, blurred vision, etc.) experienced before an attack of some disorders (as epilepsy or a migraine).
- (chron-ic )
Being long-lasting and recurrent in nature; characterized by long standing suffering
Impairing the strength and vitality, making weak
- (fa-tigue )
A condition characterized by lessened capacity for work, weariness and tiredness
A disease characterized by inflammation of the meninges which are tissues that surround the brain and spinal cord.
Pertaining to menstruation (the menses)
One who suffers from migraine
A stroke is an interruption of the blood supply to any part of the brain. This can damage areas in the brain that control the rest of the body.
- (trig-ger )
Any of the things that set into motion some course of events (such as a disease process, etc.)
Relating to blood vessels