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334 Possible Causes for Blurred Vision, Progressive Loss of Vision, Retinal Scar

  • 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] 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] A 63-year-old woman who had been diagnosed as having RP was referred to us because of sudden onset of blurred vision in her right eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Macular Degeneration

    These abnormal blood vessels eventually scar, leading to permanent retinal damage and loss of central vision.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Increasing amounts of these deposits can cause blurred vision, most noticeable when reading.[vmrinstitute.com] Both cause progressive central vision loss with intact peripheral vision.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Retinitis

    Two patients were not treated (patients 1 and 8), one of whom (patient 8) had received an autologous transplant and was diagnosed with atrophic retinal scarring compatible[academic.oup.com] 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] A loss of side vision, or tunnel vision, is also common as RP progresses.[retinaspecialistsnw.com]

  • Retinal Detachment

    Abstract A 24-year-old healthy male presented with a chief complaint of blurred vision in the right eye for 1-week.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The scarring that results seals the retina to the underlying tissue, helping to prevent a retinal detachment.[aao.org] Peripheral vision is typically lost first, and vision loss spreads as the detachment progresses.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Retinopathy

    The scarring and bleeding can lead to retinal scarring or detachment from the back of the eye, resulting in vision loss. Why is retinopathy of prematurity a concern?[stanfordchildrens.org] 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] Over time this causes photoreceptor cells to die and progressive loss of vision results.[retinaaustralia.com.au]

  • Retinal Artery Embolism

    Macular pucker - scar tissue on the macula Macular hole - a small break in the macula that usually happens to people over 60 Floaters - cobwebs or specks in your field of[icdlist.com] The procedure was complicated by chest pain and the acute onset of blurred vision.[nejm.org] The visual loss in CRVO patient is usually of slow progression and may range from a slight decrease in vision to profound visual loss, which s attributed by macula oedema[omicsonline.org]

  • Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

    Patients receiving immunosuppressive therapy should be monitored for blurred vision, floaters, or visual loss and referred for urgent assessment to ensure accurate diagnosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fibrovascular changes occurred in the CMV retinitis scar, were misdiagnosed as CMV retinitis reactivation, and were treated with anti-CMV medication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here, we report a case of CMV retinitis in a young immunocompetent male who presented with history of progressive loss of vision in both eyes despite receiving oral and intra-vitreal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stargardt Macular Degeneration

    The abnormal vessels may also produce large scars in the retina that may cause the underlying retina to detach (retinal detachment).[visiontechnology.com] Blurred vision is a common early symptom. Dry AMD happens when the light-sensitive cells in the macula slowly break down. Your gradually lose your central vision.[medlineplus.gov] Loss of photoreceptor cells leads to progressive vision loss in people with Stargardt macular degeneration.[ivami.com]

  • Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

    scars.[emedicine.medscape.com] We describe the case of an otherwise healthy 13-year-old boy who presented with blurred vision and deteriorating visual acuity in his left eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] worsening, painless, monocular vision loss. 1,4 Evaluation and Treatment: Obtain visual acuity (vision often significantly reduced in the affected eye ( 20/200)). 2,3 Perform[emdocs.net]

  • 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] Yes, patients with chronic recurrent inflammation are at risk to develop retinal scarring, cataracts, peripheral retinal detachments and glaucoma.[eyesurgeonsnyc.com] This may lead to blurred vision; dark, floating spots in the vision; and progressive vision loss.[xpertdox.com]

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