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Demyelinating Optic Neuritis

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Title:  Demyelinating Optic Neuritis
Author: Ruju Rai
Date:  09/10/2014
Keywords/Main Subjects: Optic neuritis; Demyelinating optic neuritis; Multiple sclerosis; Devic Disease; Neuromyelitis optica; Aquaporin 4; Transverse myelitis
Secondary CORE Category:  Lens and Cataract /Preparing for Cataract Surgery in Special Situations /Altered Lens and Zonular Anatomy
Diagnosis: Neuromyelitis Optica (Devic Disease)
Brief Description: This is a case presentation of a young adult female who presented with no light perception vision in one eye and pain on extraocular motion. The presentation covers the differential diagnosis and management of optic neuritis. A review of neuromyelitis optica is presented.
Format: video
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds
Identifier: Moran_CORE_17631
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