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469 Possible Causes for Blurred Vision, Night Blindness, Progressive Loss of Vision

  • Retinitis Pigmentosa

    A 52-year-old man presented for blurred vision in his right eye. Best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA) was 3/10 in his right eye and 7/10 in his left eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The left eye of the same patient revealed typical PPRCA phenotype, with no night blindness, normal field, and normal ERG.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 35-year-old man presented with history of painless, progressive loss of vision in the left eye for the past 7 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Retinitis

    A second HIV negative patient presented with blurred vision and lid swelling and was found to have peripheral VZV retinitis confirmed by PCR.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In young patients with the symptom of night blindness, it is important to differentiate retinitis pigmentosa from stationary night blindness.[ommbid.mhmedical.com] A loss of side vision, or tunnel vision, is also common as RP progresses.[retinaspecialistsnw.com]

  • Usher Syndrome

    Since they sit right in the line of sight, they may blur the central vision. Fortunately, cataract operations are becoming increasingly safe and effective.[boystownhospital.org] Common findings of Usher syndrome, including night blindness, impaired vision, visual field defects, and retinal changes may distract the clinician from considering the diagnosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Usher syndrome is a genetic disorder consisting of progressive loss of vision and hearing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Glaucoma

    A 6-year-old girl presented with blurred vision and was found to have elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) and glaucomatous optic disc damage in both eyes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A later edition used the modern spelling night blindness (1930 — ). 12 Translation of another work by Guillemeau used the term ectropion (1900 — ). 13 Long after his training[web.archive.org] […] and subsequent vision loss. 12-14 In particular, central corneal thickness has also been shown to be associated with disease progression in open-angle glaucoma, 15 which[web.archive.org]

  • Diabetic Retinopathy

    However, bleeding can reoccur and cause severely blurred vision.[web.archive.org] A 39-year-old woman with typical retinitis pigmentosa (RP) for 9 years and a positive family history of night blindness was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus (DM).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With early diagnosis and treatment, progression of diabetic eye disease and its associated vision loss can at a minimum be slowed, and in many cases vision loss from diabetic[bweyecenter.com]

  • Retinopathy

    A 57-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) complaining of blurred vision in both eyes was diagnosed with bilateral HCQ retinopathy and CMO based on characteristic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The short duration and rapid progression of symptoms along with the lack of family history of night blindness prompted a diagnosis of autoimmune retinopathy (AIR).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Over time this causes photoreceptor cells to die and progressive loss of vision results.[retinaaustralia.com.au]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    High blood sugar can also cause blurred vision that is not related to diabetic retinopathy.[medlineplus.gov] These problems are known as diabetes complications, and include: Eye problems, including trouble seeing (especially at night), light sensitivity, and blindness Sores and infections[nlm.nih.gov] It is caused by small blood vessel damage to the back layer of the eye, the retina, leading to progressive loss of vision, even blindness.[who.int]

  • Progressive Loss of Visual Acuity

    Pinhole refraction is a rapid, efficient way to diagnose refractive errors, which are the most common cause of blurred vision.[msdmanuals.com] […] alexia characterized by inability to recognize individual letters. night blindness failure or imperfection of vision at night or in dim light. red blindness popular name[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Clinical case: A 48-year-old female presented with progressive vision loss in both eyes.[dovepress.com]

  • Pars Planitis

    The Humphrey ultrasound biomicroscope was used for examination of the right eye of a 17-year-old boy, referred to our clinic because of blurred vision.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It usually comes with a bilateral, symmetric impairment of visual functions along with night blindness and gradually concentric loss of peripheral vision [ 1 ].[bmcophthalmol.biomedcentral.com] This may lead to blurred vision; dark, floating spots in the vision; and progressive vision loss.[xpertdox.com]

  • Retinitis pigmentosa 40

    Cataract may develop after many years and can be removed surgically if it causes blurred vision.[retinaldiagnostic.com] 6, congenital, X-linked GPR179 Congenital stationary night blindness, type 1E GRIP1 Cryptophthalmos syndrome GRK1 Oguchi disease 2 GRM6 Congenital stationary night blindness[asperbio.com] A loss of side vision, or tunnel vision, also is common as RP progresses.[nweyes.com]

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