May 2018

An 18 year old male with headaches and visual loss

 

History

An 18 year old male is sent to the emergency room by his ophthalmologist who was working up his progressive visual loss.  The loss has been over the past 3 months and his workup included an MRI of the brain.  The patient also endorses headaches for the same time period.  
The visual loss is described as a blurriness in the left eye only.  

Exam
A&Ox3, NAD
Some loss of acuity grossly in the left visual field
Remainder of cranial nerves II-XII are intact
Full strength throughout

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