Neuro Clinic

Inflammation Swindler

Despite being similar to other orbital diseases, diagnosing IOI requires a through neuro work-up.
02/15/2020

Be a Neuroanatomy Detective

Ischemic stroke might be hidden behind common eye complaints.
11/15/2019

Don’t Let Debilitation Progress

Suspect MS when patients present with optic nerve pallor and neuritis.
07/15/2019

When Things Aren't Looking Up

Lesions in the brain stem can be a sign of dorsal midbrain syndrome.
05/15/2019

Beware the Red Herring LEMS

Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome may present similarly to other neurological diseases.
03/15/2019

Finding Time to Decompress

Consider all possible treatments when dealing with thyroid eye disease.
01/15/2019

Led Astray

A variable presentation can make myasthenia gravis tricky. This patient took several wrong turns before getting the right diagnosis.
09/15/2018

Missed Connections

A carotid cavernous fistula can present with a number of ocular findings—be ready to refer and follow.
06/15/2018

The Upside of a Drooping Lid

A series of noninvasive in-office diagnostic tests can take the “grave” out of myasthenia gravis.
03/15/2018

A Giant Problem Overlooked

Don’t always attribute new patient complaints to age—especially if it could be giant cell arteritis.
02/15/2018

Upcoming Events

December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

Retina Update 2022
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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