PROFOUND VISION LOSS: AN INVESTIGATION INTO LINEZOLID TOXICITY

Maria Denietolis

Abstract

Extended linezolid use for resistant infections has been implemented in medicine. We present an investigation of linezolid-induced toxic optic neuropathy presenting with a significant decrease in visual acuity, dim vision, and loss of color discrimination.

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Year: 2016

Program Number: R2016050

Author Affiliation: Southern College of Optometry

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