Tagged ‘Ophthalmology’

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Non-Traumatic Monocular Vision Loss

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This post discusses the major causes of non-traumatic vision loss focusing on ED diagnosis and management.
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Herpes Keratitis

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Herpes keratitis is relatively common and can result in vision loss when diagnosis and management are delayed.
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Topical Anesthetics in Corneal Abrasions

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Corneal abrasions account for approximately 10% of eye-related visits to the Emergency Department (ED). The cornea is a highly innervated structure and, thus, remarkably sensitive, making this condition a notoriously painful one.
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Traumatic Ocular Injuries

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Serious traumatic eye injuries are relatively uncommon but it is vital to recognize them and rapidly initiate management.
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