Obtaining an official and proper diagnosis of migraine is no easy feat. For many, it can take years of endless doctor appointments, emergency room visits, countless testing, etc. So what has your journey to a migraine diagnosis entailed?
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How long did it take you to receive your diagnosis?
What type of testing and doctor?
What type of testing has your doctor(s) conducted in order to provide you with a diagnosis of migraine? What type of doctor(s) provided this diagnosis (i.e. Neurologist, PCP, Headache and Migraine Specialist, etc.)?
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Migraine Diagnosis Tests
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