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Deactivation of Temporal Trigger Sites

  • Nicolò Bertozzi
  • GianLuigi Lago
  • Edoardo Raposio
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Abstract

Inflammation of temporal trigger sites is a common cause of migraine. The authors detailed their surgical approach (ligation of the superficial branch of the temporal artery) to relieve compression of the auriculotemporal nerve.

Keywords

Migraine Headache Migraine surgery Headache surgery Scalp Scalp surgery Temporal trigger site Auriculotemporal nerve Superficial temporal artery 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicolò Bertozzi
    • 1
  • GianLuigi Lago
    • 1
  • Edoardo Raposio
    • 1
  1. 1.Plastic Surgery Unit, Department of Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of ParmaParmaItaly

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