familial hemiplegic migraine
A rare inherited migraine disorder characterized by a temporary paralysis of one side of the body followed by severely throbbing headaches and nausea; it occasionally can cause coma.
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Words nearby familial hemiplegic migraine
familial amyloidosis, familial benign chronic pemphigus, familial broad-beta hyperlipoproteinemia, familial dysautonomia, familial fat-induced hyperlipemia, familial hemiplegic migraine, familial high-density lipoprotein deficiency, familial hyperbetalipoproteinemia, familial hyperbetalipoproteinemia and hyperprebetalipoproteinemia, familial hypercholesterolemia, familial hypercholesterolemia with hyperlipemia
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