Saturday, July 21, 2018

Clinical photography: Iris melanoma

Image supplied by Dr Steven Lam, Specsavers Sunbury, VIC Presentation The slit-lamp photograph pictured shows a raised, amelanotic iris melanoma distorting the shape of the pupil and causing...

Optometry case study: Choroidal metastasis

By Trinh Trinh, Specsavers Mount Barker, SA History Px: 67-year-old male Reason for visit: A routine ocular examination. No symptoms of blurred vision, headaches or eye pain and no signs...

Clinical photography: Papilloedema

Image supplied by Nick Whittingham, Specsavers Gisborne, NZ Presentation Papilloedema is a swelling of the optic disc that occurs as a result of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP)....

Optometry case study: Pituitary adenoma

By Anthony Kim, Specsavers Munno Para, SA History Px: 34-year-old Caucasian male Reason for visit: First time eye test. Noticed blurring of vision in RE. Onset of symptoms: a...

Clinical photography: Ophthalmic parasitosis

Image supplied by Gerard McCarron, Specsavers Cessnock, NSW The photograph above shows ophthalmic parasitosis with tractional fibrosis extending from the lesion to the optic nerve, causing...