Table Characteristics of migraine attacks based on history at the first visit in 94 children

Characteristicsn = 94
Headache intensity
    570 (74%)
    423 (25%)
    31 (1%)
Attack frequency per month
    <11 (1%)
    1–229 (31%)
    3–416 (17%)
    >448 (51%)
Attack duration (hrs)
    2–41 (1%)
    4–844 (47%)
    8–1226 (28%)
    12–2418 (19%)
    over 245 (5%)
Aura29 (31%)
Photophobia90 (96%)
Phonophobia69 (73%)
Bedridden93 (99%)
Unilateral headache54 (57%)
Throbbing headache61 (65%)
Nausea or vomiting90 (96%)