Retina Quiz

Test your wits in retinal disease diagnosis with these complex cases seen at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. By Mark T. Dunbar, OD

Repairing a Misdiagnosis

A patient averts a crisis related to his worsening cloudy vision.
05/15/2020

Critical Mass

An unusual finding was seen in a patient with blurred vision. Can you tell how the signs and symptoms are connected?
04/15/2020

Living in a Purple State

A patient with a compromised immune system has a strange visual presentation. Can her peripheral retina explain why?
03/15/2020

Crisis Management

When a patient with end-stage kidney disease develops visual symptoms, you may have an emergency on your hands.
01/15/2020

Macro Management

Imaging helps unveil an unusual presentation in an otherwise healthy teenage patient.
12/15/2019

In Too Deep

Can imaging various retinal and choroidal layers help uncover the origin of this patient’s blurred and distorted vision?
11/15/2019

Be Home Before Dark

Can imaging help find a course of action for a patient with lifelong myopia who is now experiencing progressive vision loss?
10/15/2019

That’s Egg on Your Face

When a patient presents with a combination of progressive vision blur and a particular retinal appearance, all signs point to one diagnosis.
08/15/2019

It’ll Grow on Her

A patient reports with a mysterious lesion. Can you use the clues in her history, examination and images to identify it?
07/15/2019

Sugar Coated

A patient with diabetes and hypertension presents with blur and photophobia. Can you connect the dots?
06/15/2019

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

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October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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October 30-November 1, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

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