Glossary of Terms

Glossary of Medical Migraine Terms

Glossary of Medical Migraine Terms

[glossary_dictionary term=””]In learning about migraine, we may discover unfamiliar terms. As much as we try to use everyday language to explain migraine, sometimes there isn’t a good substitute for the medical term. We’ve created this glossary to help everyone understand even the most complicated medical jargon as it pertains to migraine and other headache disorders.

  • Browse the glossary using the alphabetical index on this page. Clicking on a term will open a the definition page.
  • See definitions as you browse our content. Glossary terms are highlighted wherever they appear. Simply click on the term to see its definition without leaving the page you’re reading. Try it now by clicking on this term: allodynia.
Medical Review by: David Watson, MD | © Copyright 2018 Teri Robert. All rights reserved. | Last updated: Apr 30, 2018 @ 6:02 pm