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Bilateral Optic Disc Swelling for DD

Optic Disc Swelling

Bilateral Optic Disc Swelling for DD By Dr.Ahmed Ali What do you think about these photos of a young male 11years old with VA OD CF and OS PL with good projection of light free anterior segment? By Dr.Mohamed Gamal Elghobaier: Bilateral papilledema ( elevated disc with obscuration of blood vessels and pripapillary hge) which is long standind not acute. ... Read More »

Causes of Papilledema

Causes of Papilledema

Causes of Papilledema Papilledema is an optic disc swelling that is secondary to elevated intracranial pressure. In contrast to other causes of optic disc swelling, vision usually is well preserved with acute papilledema. Papilledema almost always presents as a bilateral phenomenon and may develop over hours to weeks. The term, as a matter of definition, is incorrect to be used to ... Read More »

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