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How is the aura phase diagnosed?

The aura phase is a sensation that some migraine sufferers experience prior to their headache. Migraines are usually diagnosed by ruling out other conditions through physical and neurological examinations. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computerized tomography (CT), and spinal taps are all possible tests your doctor can use to diagnose the condition.

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