• Call for Submissions | 2014

    Have an interesting case or baffling patient experience you'd like to share with other members? Send us your best clinical scenarios for publication on the ONE Network. Submit to casestudy@aao.org

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  • Mar 31, 2014
    A 58-year-old woman presents with sinus pressure, postnasal drip, and painful irritation of the right eye which has worsened over 6 weeks.
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    Jan 15, 2014 by Griffin J. Jardine, MD; Donna H. Kim, MD; John D. Ng, MD
    A 54-year-old man is admitted through the emergency room for altered mental status. He is minimally verbal, but endorses 4 days of left eye pain. You are consulted to evaluate the pain and subconjunctival hemorrhage.
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    May 30, 2013 by Tushar Suthar, MD; Howard Pomeranz, MD, PhD
    A 27-year-old man is referred for left-sided blurry vision. He reports bumping awkwardly into objects on his left side and occasionally breaking those in his path.
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    Mar 01, 2013 by Rebecca S. Braverman, MD
    A twin baby girl is referred by her neonatologist for suspected retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).
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    Mar 01, 2013
    A 42-year-old man complains of experiencing severe headache that began as ocular pain while playing basketball.
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    Nov 01, 2012 by Ana Rita Azevedo, MD; Susan Teixeira, MD
    A 45-year-old Peace Corps volunteer presents for a routine eye checkup in anticipation of moving abroad. The clinical exam reveals an unexpected lesion.
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    Oct 01, 2012 by Omar Ozgur, MD; Tatyana Milman, MD
    A middle-aged man presents with a left orbital lesion diagnosed previously as cavernous hemangioma. Until recently, the patient was asymptomatic.
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    Oct 01, 2012
    A 57-year-old widower reports intermittent binocular diplopia, and is concerned he won’t be able to continue work as a result.
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    Jun 15, 2012 by Sonal S. Tuli, MD
    After a recent visit to another eye doctor, a 67-year-old man presents with recurrent episodes of bilateral conjunctivitis, crusting, and foreign-body sensation.
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    Jun 01, 2012
    A reformed drug addict presents with acute pain, lid erythema, and crippling photophobia in his right eye.
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    Apr 17, 2012
    A 16-year-old girl complains of severe paroxysmal headaches, blurry vision, and a depth perception deficit.
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    Feb 01, 2012 by Victor T. Copeland, Ching J. Chen
    A monocular patient with a 2-year history of decreased vision and floaters in her left eye presents with profound vision loss during the 6 weeks prior to presentation.
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    Nov 01, 2011 by Michael Ehrlich, MD; Jason Liss, MD
    A teenage boy presents to the ER with unilateral orbital swelling, blurred vision, fever, and aching pain. When he last woke from sleep, he could not open his right eye.
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    Oct 01, 2011 by Ladan Espandar, MD; Thomas J. Heigle, MD
    A patient with prior DSAEK surgery presents to your office with complaints of persistent blurred vision and photophobia
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    Sep 01, 2011 by Ashvini K. Reddy, MD; Elizabeth F. Baze, MD
    A 67-year-old man with a history of anemia, diabetes, hypertension, and obesity reports worsening vision in one eye.
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    May 01, 2011 by Ashvini K. Reddy, MD; Elizabeth F. Baze, MD
    An asymptomatic African-American man visits your practice for a regularly scheduled eye exam that turns up unexpected results during the clinical workup.
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    Mar 18, 2011 by Ramana S. Moorthy, MD
    Shortly after returning from a vacation abroad, a senior woman develops pain, redness, and severe vision loss in her right eye.
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    Dec 08, 2010 by Nausheen Khuddus, MD; Nina Nordgren, MD
    This case describes a 10-year-old boy who presents with 2 weeks of nausea, headache, diplopia, and ptosis.
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    Dec 01, 2010 by Mark Packer, MD, FACS
    This case describes a 48-year-old school teacher who presents for a refractive screening.
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    Aug 23, 2010 by Ashvini K. Reddy, MD; Elizabeth F. Baze, MD
    A 53-year-old man with a history of refractive error and heterochromia is referred to your clinic for management of glaucoma.
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    Jun 23, 2010 by Ashvini K. Reddy, MD; Elizabeth F. Baze, MD
    A 52-year-old man with a history of cocaine dependency presents for spectacles after losing his previous pair, but your exam uncovers additional concerns.
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    Mar 18, 2010 by Ramana S. Moorthy, MD
    A 19-year-old student with no previous ocular history presents with sudden onset of pain, redness, photophobia, and blurry vision in his left eye.
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    Feb 10, 2010 by Jonathan Jonisch, MD; Howard D. Pomeranz, MD
    A 63-year-old Italian man is brought to the ER for headaches of increasing intensity. Diagnose his condition and propose an appropriate treatment strategy.
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    Feb 09, 2010 by Tomas Grippo, MD; Paul Finger, MD; Tatyana Milman, MD
    Several weeks after laser iridotomy for acute angle-closure glaucoma, a 75-year-old woman presents with persistently high IOP.
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    Sep 28, 2009 by Ashvini K. Reddy, MD; Jane C. Edmond, MD
    A 43-year-old man with a 1-month history of Bell's palsy develops progressive weakness of both sides of his face and is unable to close his eyes.
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    Sep 01, 2009 by Derrick Pau, MD; Patrick Sibony, MD
    A 53-year-old man presents to the ER complaining of nausea, vomiting, and "smoky" vision after consuming "3 shots of Haitian rum." Over the next 24 hours, he loses vision in both eyes.
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    Aug 13, 2009 by Carolyn B. Hebson, MD; Daniel F. Martin, MD
    This case describes a young man with 5 days of blurry vision following 2 days of flu-like symptoms.
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    Jun 11, 2009 by Brian L. VanderBeek, MD, MPH; R. V. Paul Chan, MD
    A senior woman is washing dishes in her kitchen when she suddenly realizes that she is unable to see out of her left eye.
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    May 01, 2009 by Carolyn Hebson, MD; Anna Murchison, MD; Hans Grossniklaus, MD
    This case describes an 18-month-old boy with a 6-week history of bilateral upper eyelid edema.
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    Dec 01, 2008 by Ashvini K. Reddy, MD; Douglas Marx, MD; Jane C. Edmond, MD
    This interactive case describes a toddler brought to a tertiary care center for evaluation of acute left-eye proptosis.
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