ocular migraine

oc·u·lar mi·graine

a form of migraine with transient monocular vision loss, typically in young adults, which may or may not be associated with headache around the eye.
Synonym(s): retinal migraine
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I finally discovered, however, that ingesting aspartame (NutraSweet) would trigger an ocular migraine within a few hours.
About a month ago while running on the treadmill at home, I experienced a "silent ocular migraine.
During an episode of ocular migraine, people typically "see" flickering or shimmering lights or lines inside a blind spot that affects central vision.
Her medical history included mild asthma as a child and a 7-year history of ocular migraines.