LOOKING AT LAB WORK: A CASE REPORT OF ISOLATED OPTIC DISC EDEMA SECONDARY TO OCULAR SYPHILIS

Title LOOKING AT LAB WORK: A CASE REPORT OF ISOLATED OPTIC DISC EDEMA SECONDARY TO OCULAR SYPHILIS
Author, Co-Author Kimberly Uy
Topic Residents Day
Year
2016
Day
Saturday
Program Number
R2016190
Room
Ballroom A-B
Affiliation
State University of New York College of Optometry
Abstract

Optic neuropathy has a myriad of etiologies and syphilis may be overlooked. With the recent re-emergence, this case shows the importance of ordering proper lab tests since irreversible visual consequences can result if left undiagnosed.

Affiliation of Co-Authors
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