TITLE

Woman referred for acute progressive visual loss in both eyes

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;8/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the case of a 36-year-old woman with acute bilateral disc edema who was referred to the New England Eye Center for acute progressive visual loss in both eyes. She also experienced dizziness and tinnitus. Particular focus is given to her other medical problems and family history. Results of her anterior segment and dilated fundus examinations are also provided. Differential diagnosis for the patient's case include Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) syndrome and sarcoidosis. Also included are information on treatment options for VKH.
ACCESSION #
43387286

 

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