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Familial hemiplegic migraine type 1

Other Names for this Disease
  • FHM1
  • Hemiplegic migraine, familial type 1
  • MHP1
  • Migraine, familial hemiplegic 1, with progressive cerebellar ataxia
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  • I have been diagnosed with familial hemiplegic migraine.  Even though I have been taking medication, I am experiencing unsteadiness, headache pain, facial drooping, and I can't walk without getting off balance. It is normal to have these symptoms for three weeks when taking medication for the condition? Will this condition go away with age? Click here for answer