The role of Optic Nerve OCT in the Evaluation of Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
Title: The role of Optic Nerve OCT in the Evaluation of Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
Author: Nigel Stippa
Keywords/Main Subjects: CRVO; Central retinal vein occlusion; Unilateral optic nerve edema; Retinal hemorrhage; OCT; Intracranial hypertension; Translaminar pressure gradient; Optic nerve sheath meningioma
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Pathology / Ocular Involvement in Systemic Malignancies
Diagnosis: Central retinal vein occlusion
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a middle-aged woman with unilateral optic nerve edema and CRVO. The use of OCT in evaluation of optic nerve edema is discussed and new clinical research is presented for using OCT to help diagnose optic nerve edema.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds