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5,735 Possible Causes for Loss of Vision, Scleromalacia Perforans, Unilateral Blindness

  • Scleromalacia

    Scleromalacia perforans is a form of advanced scleromalacia .[ivyroses.com] Scleromalacia perforans is a serious eye condition that can result in loss of vision.[verywell.com] Treatment of Scleromalacia Perforans The usual treatment of Scleromalacia Perforans includes the use of both the topical and systemic medications.[webeyeclinic.com]

  • Secondary Glaucoma

    A 35-year-old one eyed female, a known case of scleromalacia perforans, presented with raised intraocular pressure on maximum medical treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Initial observation for growth and judiciously timed surgical intervention prevented progression, loss of vision, and potentially the loss of the eye.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The other 7 eyes underwent filtration surgery and 3 of them had permanent loss of vision caused by disastrous complications after the surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Scleral Staphyloma

    Scleromalacia Perforans from long-standing bulbar conjunctival Rhinosporidiosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] But some can lead to a permanent loss of vision.[icdlist.com] Rheumatoid arthritis is the disease most commonly associated with scleromalacia perforans and with bilateral scleritis.[entokey.com]

  • Glaucoma

    The disease is responsible for one in ten cases of visual impairment.[telegraph.co.uk] Vision loss begins with peripheral or side vision.[glaucoma.org] Glaucoma can damage the optic nerve and cause loss of vision or blindness.[icd9data.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Occlusion of the Ophthalmic Artery

    Ophthalmic artery occlusion as a cause of such unexpected vision loss has not been documented in literature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Unilateral blindness occurring during anaesthesia for neurosurgical operations. AMA Arch Ophthalmol 1954; 52: 819-30. 6.[neurologyindia.com] , and in case of unilateral involvement, to save the other eye.[ijmr.org.in]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Temporal Arteritis

    blindness; shares many of the symptoms of polymyalgia rheumatica Applies To Cranial arteritis Horton's disease Temporal arteritis ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing[icd9data.com] If a patient presents with vision loss, IV methylprednisolone at 250 mg every 6 hours for 3 days is indicated to attempt to halt further vision loss in the involved eye and[consultant360.com] blindness.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Optic Nerve Infarction

    Abstract We describe a case of acute and total loss of vision after lower lid blepharoplasty. This major complication followed minor cosmetic surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Unilateral blindness occurring during anesthesia for neurosurgical operations. AMA Arch Ophthalmol 1954;52:819–30.[journals.lww.com] By day 30, the patient developed orbital apex syndrome and vision loss in the left eye.[ajnr.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Retinal Arterial Branch Occlusion

    […] due to the occlusion itself) Calling your health care provider Call your health care provider if you have sudden blurring or vision loss.[njretina.com] Symptoms: In central retinal artery occlusion, the patient generally complains of sudden, painless unilateral blindness.[alpfmedical.info] Central retinal artery occlusions cause sudden, acute, and painless loss of vision in one eye.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Diabetic Retinopathy

    Visually impaired diabetics have specific needs to be addresses in the low vision examination.[lowvision.org] Many community organizations and agencies offer information about low vision counseling, training, and other special services for people with visual impairments.[web.archive.org] Laser can reduce vision loss if caught in time. Vision loss caused by macular edema responds well to magnification.[lowvision.org]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Cataract

    A cataract does not need to be removed just because it is present; there needs to be a visual impairment present to warrant surgery.[richmondeye.com] Many community organizations and agencies offer information about low vision counseling, training, and other special services for people with visual impairments.[web.archive.org] The visual impairment is not corrected by glasses.[patient.info]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans

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