Though a common neurologic disease with substantial impact, migraine is underdiagnosed and undertreated. 1,2 The American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention study of 18,968 people found that approximately 44% of subjects who met the International Classification of Headache Disorders 2nd edition (ICHD-2) criteria for migraine had never received a medical diagnosis of
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1 GBD 2017 Disease and Injury Incidence and Prevalence Collaborators. Lancet. 2018;392(10159): 1789-1858.
2 Diamond S, Bigal ME, Silberstein S, Loder E, Reed M, Lipton RB. Headache. 2007;47(3):355-363.