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34 Possible Causes for Chorioretinitis, Patient Appears Acutely Ill, Progressive Loss of Vision

  • Toxoplasmosis

    We report the first SS-OCT images of an acute case of toxoplasmosis chorioretinitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If the central structures of the retina are involved there will be a progressive loss of vision that can lead to blindness.[web.archive.org] Eye pain Sensitivity to light (photophobia) Tearing of the eyes Blurred vision The eye disease can reactivate months or years later, each time causing more damage to the retina[cdc.gov]

  • Congenital Toxoplasmosis

    In congenital cases, ocular toxoplasmosis often presents as a focal whitish fluffy lesion in the retina adjacent to an inactive chorioretinal scar.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If the central structures of the retina are involved there will be a progressive loss of vision that can lead to blindness.[cdc.gov] Fundal examination showed bilateral chorioretinitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Choroidal Rupture

    H31 Other disorders of choroid H31.0 Chorioretinal scars H31.00 Unspecified chorioretinal scars H31.001 Unspecified chorioretinal scars, right eye H31.002 Unspecified chorioretinal[healthprovidersdata.com] Although usually not true ophthalmic "emergencies," sudden vision loss due to CNV or retinal vascular occlusion (below) often present in an emergent manner.[retinalphysician.com] Traumatic chorioretinal rupture was originally termed chorioretinitis sclopetaria and is a rare finding in non-penetrating ocular trauma.[westcoastretina.com]

  • Disseminated Toxoplasmosis

    See also separate Chorioretinal Inflammation article.[patient.info] If the central structures of the retina are involved there will be a progressive loss of vision that can lead to blindness.[cdc.gov] However, in the U.S. eye pain sensitivity to light (photophobia) tearing of the eyes blurred vision The eye disease can reactivate months or years later, each time causing[web.archive.org]

  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

    Clinicians should consider SSPE among the differential diagnoses in chorioretinitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors here report a case of a 3-year-old child who presented with vision loss followed 15 months later by quadriparesis with bladder involvement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clinicians need to be aware that macular chorioretinitis in a child may be the heralding feature of SSPE.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Vitreous Abscess

    […] and chorioretinitis, juxtapapillary 363.03 Focal choroiditis and chorioretinitis of other posterior pole 363.04 Focal choroiditis and chorioretinitis, peripheral 363.05 Focal[oxhp.com] There are three main features of ICE: visible changes of the iris, swelling of the cornea and the development of glaucoma, which can cause severe vision loss.[wiltonsurgerycenter.com] Ophthalmological examination showed marked iritis in six patients; chorioretinal involvement in two; vitreous abscesses in four; and an iris abscess in one patient.[annals.org]

  • Disseminated Cytomegalovirus Infection

    Convert to ICD-10-CM : 078.5 converts approximately to: 2015/16 ICD-10-CM B25.9 Cytomegaloviral disease, unspecified Approximate Synonyms Chorioretinitis due to cytomegalovirus[icd9data.com] […] of vision.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Cytomegaloviral retinitis Cytomegalovirus (cmv) infection Cytomegalovirus (cmv) infection, disseminated Cytomegalovirus (cmv) lesion, ulcerative Cytomegalovirus chorioretinitis[icd10data.com]

  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia

    Samples can be obtained by vitreous aspiration, vitreous biopsy, or chorioretinal biopsy.[eyewiki.aao.org] This may lead to blurred vision; dark, floating spots in the vision; and progressive vision loss.[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] It is often called choroditis or chorioretinitis. There are many infectious and non-infectious causes to posterior uveitis. What is panuveitis?[nei.nih.gov]

  • Histoplasma Meningitis

    […] diseases classified elsewhere 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code Code First underlying disease I32 ) retinitis ( ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H32 Chorioretinal[icd10data.com] If the disease progresses, other symptoms may develop: Fatigue Shortness of breath Pulmonary (lung) nodules Weight loss Vision changes (eye infection with ocular changes to[emedicinehealth.com] If the disease progresses without treatment, those affected may develop weight loss, shortness of breath, and fatigue.[medicinenet.com]

  • Uveitis

    , patients can present with endogenous endophthalmitis and not appear acutely ill.[aafp.org] The clinical records of patients with syphilis chorioretinitis were reviewed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This form is more difficult to treat, and is often associated with progressive loss of vision.[bausch.com]

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