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Ataxia: and unsteadiness due to the brain's failure to regulate the body's posture and regulate the strength and direction of limb movements.

Ataxia can be a symptom of Migraine, particularly basilar-type Migraine.

You can read more about ataxia, and basilar-type Migraine in:

For more terms, see our Migraine and Headache Glossary.

Medical review by John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD.