Carotid Artery Dissection in Ergotamine Abuse
Abstract:The case of a 65-year-old male migraine patient with spontaneous internal carotid artery dissection is presented. He had been abusing ergotamine compounds for several years on at least 15 days per month. A possible association between arterial dissection and ergotamine abuse is discussed.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: October 1, 2004