The diagnostic value of the neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio in distinguishing between subarachnoid hemorrhage and migraine


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Eryigit U., Altunayoğlu Çakmak V., Şahin A., Tatlı Ö., Pasli S., Gazioglu G., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.35, no.9, pp.1276-1280, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ajem.2017.03.063
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1276-1280

Abstract

Objective: Migraine and subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) patients present to emergency departments with the similar symptoms as headache, nausea, and vomiting. This study investigated whether the neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) could distinguish patients with SAH from those with migraine.