- migrating abscess,
- migration inhibition test
Origin of migraine
Examples from the Web for migraine
Migraine drugs fall into two categories: preventive and abortive.
To tell a migraine from a tension-type headache, remember POUND.
If four or five of these factors are present, a migraine is much more likely.
Roughly 90 percent of primary headaches fall into three categories: tension, migraine, and cluster.
Generally, an aura lasts no more than a few minutes and is followed by a migraine within an hour.
She had apparently quite forgotten her migraine and also the incident of the policeman.The Pretty Lady |Arnold E. Bennett
I am going down to the summer-house by the road, as I think the air there will cure my migraine.Prisoners of Hope|Mary Johnston
The most common variety of trigeminal neuralgia is migraine, or sick-headache, as it is often called.
The bilious attack is to the English schoolboy what the migraine is to the dear ladies of France: a good maid-of-all-work.John Bull, Junior|Max O'Rell
One circumstance in connection with well-marked clavus appears worth noting, as somewhat differentiating it from migraine.
Word Origin for migraine
late 14c., megrim, from Old French migraigne (13c.), from vulgar pronunciation of Late Latin hemicrania "pain in one side of the head, headache," from Greek hemikrania, from hemi- "half" + kranion "skull" (see cranium). The Middle English form was re-spelled 1777 on the French model. Related: Migrainous.