Hemiplegic Migraine

 

MAGNUM teams with Help for Headaches and Migraine to bring you this article:

A Look at Retinal Migraine
 

by health writer and patient advocate Teri Robert

    
...There are several terms that are sometimes used, supposedly as Migraine diagnoses, that involve visual symptoms. Most of them aren't actually standard Migraine diagnoses. Retinal Migraine, however, is an actual Migraine diagnosis. What becomes confusing about it is that it's sometimes misused, resulting in a misdiagnosis. The term "retinal Migraine" is often misused to mean any Migraine that involves any visual symptoms or a Migraine with visual symptoms but without the headache phase of the attack.

Retinal migraine symptoms:

Retinal Migraine is Migraine where there are repeated attacks of visual disturbances preceding the headache phase of the Migraine attacks...

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