Elderly man reports decreased vision, flashes of light

Holman, Bryan; Semes, Leo P.; Folds, Crisse
September 2008
Primary Care Optometry News;Sep2008, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p42
Case Study
The article discusses a case of an 86-year old man complaining of decreased vision and flashes of light in his left eye. His ophthalmic history showed that he had prophylaxis of round retinal break in the left eye, he has been pseudophakic in each eye and is being treated for hypertension for 10 years. A list of his medications was also presented. Details of his diagnosis are included as well as recommendations on how to manage his condition.


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