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What is the prognosis for paroxysmal hemicrania?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Many patients experience complete to near-complete relief from the symptoms of paroxysmal hemicrania following a physician-supervised medical treatment. Paroxysmal hemicrania may last indefinitely but has been known to go into remission or stop spontaneously.

This answer is based on source information from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

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