Vascular Anomoly in the Right Occipital Lobe: Missed Diagnosis in Neuro-Ophthalmology
Arteriovenous Malformations; Migraine with Aura
A 34 year old male with episodes that began in 1971. A flashing sensation mainly in left eye previously diagnosed as ocular migraine and hypoglycemia. A CT scan performed in 1975 revealed vascular anomaly in the right occipital lobe.
right occipital lobectomy
Intracranial arteriovenous malformation
David G. Cogan, MD (1908-1993), Former Director of Ophthalmology, National Eye Institute
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Eye Institute