Am J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg | Volume 6, Issue 6 | Surgical Technique | Open Access

Surgical Therapy of Nummular Headache

Raposio G1, Baldelli I1,2, Gualdi A3 and Raposio E1,2*

1Department of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics (DISC), University of Genova, Italy
2Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Italy
3Università Villa Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy

*Correspondance to: Raposio E 

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Introduction: The surgical approach is frequently described as definitive therapy of migraine headache. Methods: In this work, we report our current surgical approach for surgically treating nummular migraine. Results: We have operated on 4 patients. Three months after surgery, the symptomatology had disappeared in all the patients treated. Conclusion: In our experience, the described surgical approach has proven to be simple, decisive and free from complications.


Nummular headache treatment; Nummular headache surgery; Migraine therapy


Raposio G, Baldelli I, Gualdi A, Raposio E. Surgical Therapy of Nummular Headache. Am J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2023; 6(6):1248..

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