Can migraines cause diplopia? Are they related to sinus problems at all? Laura.
Many people have pressure and pain in the sinus area during a Migraine. This is because one branch of the trigeminal nerve runs across that area, and the trigeminal nerve becomes inflamed during a Migraine. You can see an illustration of this in _Pathways of Migraine _.
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