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Moyamoya disease presenting as acute onset cortical blindness: a case report

Dudi Maniram / Bansal Rajeev / Srivastava Trilochan / R.V. Sardana
Published Online: 2016-03-19 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/romneu-2016-0022


We report a case where acute onset cortical blindness is the mode of presentation in Moyamoya disease. Cortical blindness is very rare presenting symptom of Moyamoya disease. Progressive visual loss and homonymous anopsia has been described previously, but this case had acute visual loss.

Keywords: Moyamoya disease; Cortical blindness; Angiography


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Published Online: 2016-03-19

Published in Print: 2016-03-01

Citation Information: Romanian Neurosurgery, Volume 30, Issue 1, Pages 132–135, ISSN (Online) 2344-4959, ISSN (Print) 1220-8841, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/romneu-2016-0022.

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