Diagnostic Quiz

Can you discern the causes of these unusual clinical presentations? By Andrew S. Gurwood, OD

Game Over

An anxious patient presents complaining of recent-onset blurred vision at distance. Are his fears warranted?
05/15/2021

Elevator Going Up

Does this atypical retinal presentation suggest a sight-threatening pathology, or something benign?
04/15/2021

Double Trouble

Examination of a hypertensive patient reveals worrisome retinal vascular findings. What might be the cause?
03/15/2021

Unsafe at Any Speed

A patient experiences vision trouble after a car accident. What might have happened?
02/15/2021

Rarer than RP

A progressive chorioretinal atrophy causes photoreceptor damage at a young age. Sound familiar? It’s not.
01/15/2021

Field a Guess

What to do when perimetry doesn’t align with other clues?
12/15/2020

An Unexpected Turn

Could the comorbid presentation of ptosis and strabismus in this patient indicate a neurological cause?
11/15/2020

Decreased Vision Indecision

Macular involvement and a swift decline in acuity prompt many questions about the condition’s causes and potential interventions.
10/15/2020

A Tough Break

A physical altercation left this patient with internal injuries requiring urgent attention.
09/15/2020

It’s Not Your Imagination

She said she recently started “seeing spots” and losing vision. We soon learned why.
08/15/2020

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