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1,202 Possible Causes for Glaucoma, No Cataracts, X-Ray Abnormal

  • Marfan Syndrome

    Those affected suffer from one or more of the following problems: eyes – dislocation of lenses, short-sightedness, retinal detachment, glaucoma skeleton – excessive height[web.archive.org] Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery is an effective approach for cataract surgery in patients with Marfan syndrome with mild, moderate, and even severe lens subluxation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diagnosis Clinical criteria Genetic testing Echocardiography/MRI (measurement of the aortic root, detection of valve prolapse) Slit-lamp examination (lens abnormalities) X-rays[merckmanuals.com]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Glaucoma, cupping of the optic disk on funduscopic examination. Glaucoma with excavation of the optic cup, microscopic. Cataract of the crystalline lens, gross.[library.med.utah.edu] Considering this, we reviewed the principles and guidelines of managing cataract in patients with diabetes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diabetes also increases your risk of having glaucoma, cataracts, and other eye problems.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    J Glaucoma 18 : 129–131. [ PMC free article ] [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 293.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eye lesions are also more severe in early pregnancy, where microphthalmia, cataract, increased intraocular pressure, strabismus, optic neuritis, and retinal necrosis can be[dx.doi.org] If there is any possibility that the baby has brain damage, special head X-rays might be carried out to check for calcifications, enlarged ventricles or any other abnormalities[tommys.org]

  • Sarcoidosis

    The visual outcome remains favorable but severe complications, including glaucoma, cystoid macular edema and choroidal neovascularization, may need a prompt and aggressive[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They can be severe, such as the development of osteoporosis, cataracts, diabetes or high blood pressure and complications related to those," Crouser said.[news-medical.net] This sample can help doctors understand what’s causing your symptoms and abnormal x-ray results.[foundation.chestnet.org]

  • Skin Cancer

    California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine Simon K Law, MD, PharmD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma[emedicine.medscape.com] Eye damage Sun exposure can cause burns to the eye similar to sunburn of the skin which may lead to: cataracts (clouding of the lens) pterygium (tissue covering the cornea[healthywa.wa.gov.au] […] the sun can cause focal burns to the retina (solar retinopathy). 22 Long-term exposure to UVB is associated with an increased risk of cortical and posterior subcapsular cataracts[doi.org]

  • Uveitis

    Resources: Glaucoma Toolkit (Information to Help You Understand and Manage Glaucoma) Expert Information on Glaucoma (Articles) National Glaucoma Research Report (Newsletters[brightfocus.org] KEYWORDS: Cataracta complicata; cataract complications; cataract extraction; phacoemulsificationuveitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] LAB INVESTIGATIONS • Baseline invs- CBC, ESR, RFT,LFT, • PPD test - exclude tuberculosis/sarcoidosis • Chest X-ray-- findings indicative of sarcoidosis or tuberculosis. •[slideshare.net]

  • Anterior Uveitis

    Main outcome measures were the incidence of elevated IOP and glaucoma and risk factors for the development of glaucoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: Patients with complicated cataract secondary to anterior uveitis who underwent phacoemulsification and posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation were included[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Radiologic examinations such as chest x-rays and sacroiliac joint x-rays were also performed.[journals.plos.org]

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    […] increase in Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Metrology Index score, which may result in an underestimate of intraocular pressure readings and thus an inaccurate risk assessment of glaucoma[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He received topical, oral steroid and immunosuppressive and 3½-month after the control of his uveitis, he underwent cataract surgery in his left eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diagnosis requires showing sacroiliitis on x-ray.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Homocystinuria

    Phacolytic glaucoma is best resolved by removal of the exciting lens material.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient had a past medical history significant for joint hypermobility, arthritis, bilateral cataracts, unilateral hearing loss, anemia, frequent urinary tract infections[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Skeletal X-rays may demonstrate tubular appearance of bones, especially elongation and thinning of long bones, with widening of the epiphyses and metaphyses.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 6

    Glaucoma in the Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome. Am J Ophthalmol. 1989 Oct 15;108(4):426-30.[disorders.eyes.arizona.edu] J Cataract Refract Surg 2011; 37 : 2201–2210. 5. Goldsmith JA, Li Y, Chalita MR, Westphal V, Patil CA, Rollins AM et al.[nature.com] Individuals with Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome may be described as having ‘dysostosis multiplex’ a group of skeletal abnormalities that can be seen on x-ray examination.[rarediseases.org]

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