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Lifetime Basilar Migraine: A Pontine Syndrome?

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We describe the clinical and radiological findings of an 82-year-old woman patient with basilar type migraine attacks occurring over 70 years with a similar pattern of intensity and symptoms. We provide some evidence to suggest that gradual development of calcifications in the pontine tegmental nuclei can trigger attacks of basilar type migraine.
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Keywords: bilateral auras; migraine generator; migraine in elderly; pontine calcification

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: March 1, 2008

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