Hemiplegic Cluster

Hua Chiang Siow, William B. Young, Mario F P Peres, Todd Rozen, Stephen D. Silberstein

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We report four cases of a new variant of cluster headache associated with hemiparesis. Clinical similarities with hemiplegic migraine suggest that hemiplegic cluster, too, may be a channelopathy. One of our patients had a family history suggestive of an autosomal dominant inheritance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)136-139
Number of pages4
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 11 2002
Externally publishedYes



  • Channelopathy
  • Cluster headache
  • Hemiparesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Siow, H. C., Young, W. B., Peres, M. F. P., Rozen, T., & Silberstein, S. D. (2002). Hemiplegic Cluster. Headache, 42(2), 136-139. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1526-4610.2002.02030.x