Home|Journals|Articles by Year|Audio Abstracts

Review Article

Vestibular migraine: challenge and recent knowledge

I Made Oka Adnyana, Putu Lohita Rahmawati, I Putu Eka Widyadharma.

Cited by 0 Articles

Vestibular migraine (VM) is a clinical problem presented as a combination of headache with vertigo, dizziness, and balance disorder. It is the major cause of recurrent vertigo with a long life prevalence of up to 1%. Recently, there is growing evidence of connection or interaction between the nociceptive system with the vestibular tract in the human brain. However, the exact pathomechanism of VM has yet to be identified. VM is included in the appendix of The International Classification of Headache-3 (ICH-3). However, this clinical entity, which has been introduced since the 19th century, is still one of the major challenges for clinicians worldwide. There are no diagnostic tools for VM, make it a is pure clinical diagnosis demanding clinician's skill to be identified. This review article aims to compile from numerous literature regarding recent knowledge related to VM including its definition, epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and treatment modality.

Key words: vestibular, migraine, vertigo

Full-text options

Share this Article

Online Article Submission
• ejmanager.com

ejPort - eJManager.com
Refer & Earn
About BiblioMed
License Information
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Contact Us

The articles in Bibliomed are open access articles licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY), which permits use, sharing, adaptation, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons licence, and indicate if changes were made. To view a copy of this licence, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/.