Man reports slowly decreasing vision in left eye

Batta, Priti; Hedges III, Thomas R.; Chang, Jeffrey; Chaturvedi, Vivek
January 2009
Ocular Surgery News;1/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p50
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article describes the case of a 46 year old white man who complained of slowly decreasing vision in his left eye and was diagnosed with progressive visual loss. The patient claimed that his left eye experienced decreased central vision for about 18 months. His ocular history was only significant for keratoconus. Diagnostic examination on the patient revealed diffuse loss of peripapillary nerve fiber layer in the left eye and temporal nerve fiber layer thinning in the right eye.


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