n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - Case report : pitfalls of hyperemesis gravidarum
|Article Title||Case report : pitfalls of hyperemesis gravidarum|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||CME : Your SA Journal of CPD|
|Publication Date||Mar 2006|
|Pages||144 - 146|
Extracted from text ... CASE REPORT A teaching case in a recent issue of the Canadian Medical Association Journal highlights an important type of migraine. A 40-year-old man was referred to the authors with multiple episodes of transient monocular visual loss since adolescence. He described seeing small, translucent, grey spots similar to those seen after looking at a bright light. The visual defects were only ever present in one eye, but occurred in both eyes, that is, monocular. The episodes lasted about 5 - 10 minutes, occurred about 2 - 3 times a day and were often associated with a migraine-type headache. The ..
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