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

Kimberly Uy

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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.

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Year: 2016

Program Number: R2016190

Author Affiliation: State University of New York College of Optometry

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