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Benign paroxysmal vertigo of childhood is a precursor of migraine
  1. Manish Prasad
  1. Correspondence to Dr Manish Prasad, Paediatrics, Pinderfield General Hospital, Wakefield WF1 4DG, UK; m.prasad{at}

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Benign paroxysmal vertigo of childhood (BPVC) is the most common cause of vertigo in children between 2 and 6 years of age. It's a rare disorder in childhood with the estimated prevalence of around 2.6% in the children between 5 and 15 years of age, …

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