Category Archives: Ophtho

  1. Back to Basics: Periorbital Cellulitis versus Orbital Cellulitis

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    September 3, 2015 by dailybolusoflr

    By: Casey Carr, MD Infections of the eye in the pediatric patient need quick and proper diagnosis as there is …
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  2. Daily Bolus of LR: Optic neuritis

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    February 7, 2012 by dailybolusoflr

    Optic neuritis Optic neuritis is present in up to 40% of patients who have MS and is due to focal …
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  3. Daily Bolus of LR: Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma

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    November 10, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma   Typical Presentation ·         Severe onset of pain, often described as unilateral headache or more focally …
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  4. Daily Bolus of LR: Phlyctenulosis

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    November 9, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Phlyctenulosis   I recently had a young woman who came in complaining of bilateral irritated red eyes.  On examination she …
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  5. Daily Bolus of LR: Central Retinal Artery Occlusion

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    November 2, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Central Retinal Artery Occlusion   ·         Is predominantly a disease of older patients, usually over 60 ·         Many patients have …
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  6. Daily Bolus of LR: Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

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    November 2, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Central Retinal Vein Occlusion (CRVO) * Is a frequent cause of visual loss in patients over 50 years old * …
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  7. Daily Bolus of LR: Topical Anesthetic Eye Drops

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    September 16, 2011 by dailybolusoflr

    Topical Anesthetic Eye Drops   ·         Topical anesthetics are frequently used to anesthetize the cornea in injury ·         The five …
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