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Ophthalmoplegic Migraine Evaluation

The evaluation of an ocular migraine begins with a history and physical exam. The physical exam in ocular migraine patients is usually normal.

Physical findings in someone with ocular migraine may include:

Testing may be required to make the diagnosis of ocular migraine.

Tests that may be used to evaluate ocular migraine include:

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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