Deactivation of Frontal Trigger Sites

  • GianLuigi Lago
  • Giuseppe Sanese
  • Edoardo Raposio


Inflammation of frontal trigger sites is a common cause of migraine. The authors detailed their endoscopic surgical approach (section of depressor supercilii, procerus, and corrugator supercilii muscles) to relieve compression of supraorbital and supratrochlear nerves.


Migraine Headache Migraine surgery Headache surgery Scalp Scalp surgery Frontal trigger site Supraorbital nerve Supratrochlear nerve Depressor supercilii muscle Procerus muscle Corrugator supercilii muscle 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • GianLuigi Lago
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Sanese
    • 2
  • Edoardo Raposio
    • 1
  1. 1.Plastic Surgery Unit, Department of Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of ParmaParmaItaly
  2. 2.Plastic Surgery UnitUniversity “Tor Vergata”RomeItaly

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