Most cases labeled as "retinal migraine" are not migraine.

  title={Most cases labeled as "retinal migraine" are not migraine.},
  author={Donna L Hill and Robert B. Daroff and Anne Ducros and N J Newman and V Biousse},
  journal={Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society},
  volume={27 1},
BACKGROUND Monocular visual loss has often been labeled "retinal migraine." Yet there is reason to believe that many such cases do not meet the criteria set out by the International Headache Society (IHS), which defines "retinal migraine" as attacks of fully reversible monocular visual disturbance associated with migraine headache and a normal neuro-ophthalmic examination between attacks. METHODS We performed a literature search of articles mentioning "retinal migraine," "anterior visual… CONTINUE READING