Ocular migraine during pregnancy

  • Country:

    USA (United States of America)

  • Age:

    33

  • Gender:

    Female

  • Do you suffer from pre-existing illnesses in the eye:

    No

  • Did you perform any surgery for the eyes:

    No

  • Do you use any eye drops:

    No

  • Do you wear lenses or glasses:

    No

  • Do you suffer from any diseases in the body:

    No

 

Question

 

 

 

Hi,

Was just at annual eye appt I have 20/20 and perfect eye exam. Have experienced a couple ocular migraines the eye doctor said. First started at 34 weeks pregnant. Wondering why these occur

Thanks

 

Answer

 

 

 

Thanks for your Question

There is no definite cause of cular migraine but they found a link between ocular migraine and estrogen level in the blood. The level of estrogen can be highly fluctuated during pregnancy and this can explain why you have it for the first time during pregnancy.

 

Web Eye Clinic
 



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