THE OPTOMETRIST'S ROLE IN RECOGNIZING AND MANAGING OCULAR COMPLICATIONS OF RAMSAY HUNT SYNDROME AND OTHER FACIAL NERVE PALSIES

Title THE OPTOMETRIST'S ROLE IN RECOGNIZING AND MANAGING OCULAR COMPLICATIONS OF RAMSAY HUNT SYNDROME AND OTHER FACIAL NERVE PALSIES
Author, Co-Author Rebecca Wenig
Topic Residents Day
Year
2016
Day
Saturday
Program Number
R2016199
Room
Ballroom A-B
Affiliation
Southern College of Optometry
Abstract

35 year-old presents with blurred vision post acute left-sided facial palsy with otalagia. Ocular examination reveals inhibition of orbicularis oculi with subsequent lagophthalmos. Appropriate management leads to complete resolution of palsy and ocular symptoms.

Affiliation of Co-Authors
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