Neuro-ophthalmology: Case twelve

This 32 year-old woman had had two years history of recurrent left sided headache preceded by photopsia. She was put on prophylactic medication for classical migraine without effect. A cerebral angiography was performed after she experienced a transient right hemiplegia.

a. What does the cerebral angiography show?

b. How does this condition present clinically?

c. How could it be treated?

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