Case Reports

The Larry Alexander Resident Case Report Contest: A Rare Case of Nevus of Ota

This Caucasian patient with primary choroidal melanoma presented with a surprising underlying diagnosis.
08/17/2020

Tracing Clues Back to Retinitis Pigmentosa

Evaluating this condition can prove to be a genetic mystery.
06/15/2020

Five Cases You Shouldn't Refer

Don’t be afraid to keep these patients in your practice; you have the skillset and scope of practice to help them.
05/15/2020

The Larry Alexander Resident Case Report Contest: When and How To Treat Optic Disc Pit Maculopathy

This rare presentation has both medical and surgical treatment options. Be prepared with comprehensive knowledge of both.
10/15/2019

Coming to America

In her first visit to a medical professional, a patient gets set on the right track.
12/15/2017

Weak in the Knees: Miller Fisher Syndrome

While rare, this Guillain-Barré variant has distinct clinical characteristics, and good outcomes often prevail.
10/15/2017

Orbital Mucormycosis On the Attack

Not all cellulitis cases are what they seem. Know when you may be facing this rare but ravaging pathogen before it’s too late.
05/15/2017

Managing Patients With Hypertensive Crisis

Uncontrolled blood pressure can cause visual disturbances as well as headaches. Here’s how to recognize the signs.
06/15/2016

The Dilation Dilemma

Advances in imaging have allowed for greater patient convenience and satisfaction. But are they a substitute for the tried-and-true practice of dilation?
06/15/2016

Conditions in Context: Ventilator-induced Proptosis

Not all cases of ‘the bulge’ result from of autoimmune disease, trauma or tumor. Sometimes ocular conditions arise in the context of emergent circumstances.
05/15/2016

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