Acute visual loss and other disorders of the eyes.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This article outlines neuro-ophthalmic findings and diseases which may present in an emergency setting. The abnormal optic disc, visual loss, double-vision and disorders of gaze, skew deviation, and the neuro-ophthalmology of vascular lesions, intracerebral hemorrhage, increased intracranial pressure, neuromuscular emergencies, metabolic disturbances, and trauma are all reviewed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Laskowitz, D; Liu, GT; Galetta, SL

Published Date

  • May 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 16 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 323 - 353

PubMed ID

  • 9537965

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9537965

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0733-8619

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0733-8619(05)70067-0


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States