Course name | Date

Hyphema

Specialty: Glaucoma
Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Samuel M. Dresner, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Arindel S. Maharaj, MD, PhD
Presenter/Faculty: Dresner, Maharaj
Hyphema A patient with past medical history of hypothyroidism, DVT, Basal Cell Carcinoma and past ocular history of birdshot chorioretinitis, severe uveitic glaucoma, and visually significant bilateral cataracts underwent uneventful combined cataract extraction with intraocular lens implantation of…

Uveal Effusion Syndrome

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Noy Ashkenazy, MD, MS
Faculty Discussant(s): Janet L. Davis, MD; Sander R. Dubovy, MD; Luis J. Haddock, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Ashkenazy, Davis, Dubovy, Haddock
Uveal Effusion Syndrome A hyperopic patient developed blurry vision in the right eye associated with flashes and floaters. He was seen by a retina specialist who diagnosed the patient for unilateral serous retinal and choroidal detachments. The patient was given high doses of oral prednisone for a …

Retinal Displacement After Retinal Detachment Repair

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Landon J. Rohowetz, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Jayanth Sridhar, MD; Nicolas A. Yannuzzi, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Rohowetz, Sridhar, Yannuzzi
Retinal Displacement After Retinal Detachment Repair A patient with no past ocular history presented to the emergency department complaining of floaters and decreased vision in the right eye. The patient was diagnosed with a rhegmatogenous retinal detachment with multiple retinal breaks. The patien…

Submacular Hemorrhage Secondary to Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Alaa Al-Dabbagh, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Thomas A. Albini, MD; Sander R. Dubovy, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Al-Dabbagh, Albini, Dubovy
Submacular Hemorrhage Secondary to Age-Related Macular Degeneration A patient presented with enlarging central scotoma in his left eye for 2 days prior. He has a history of wet AMD in his right eye that is under active anti-VEGF therapy. Diagnosis was new conversion to wet AMD in his left eye with …

Epithelial Downgrowth

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Erin Ong, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sander R. Dubovy, MD; Carol L. Karp, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Dubovy, Karp, Ong
Epithelial Downgrowth A patient with a history of bilateral corneal transplants, glaucoma drainage device, and iris cysts presented with gradually decreasing vision after surgical removal of the cyst and cataract surgery in that eye. The patient was diagnosed with epithelial downgrowth and underwen…

FEVR (Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy)

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Mehdi Roozbahani, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Jorge Fortun, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Fortun, Roozbahani
FEVR (Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy) A patient was referred to our clinic for retinal evaluation. Vision was 20/20 in the right eye and 20/200 in the left eye. Exam showed unremarkable anterior segment exam. Posterior exam showed peripheral shallow retinal detachment in the right eye and ret…

Traumatic Optic Neuropathy

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Benjamin R. Lin, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Byron L. Lam, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Lam, Lin
Traumatic Optic Neuropathy A patient presented with no light perception four days following being hit in the eye with a curling iron. Besides decreased vision, an afferent pupillary defect, and periorbital edema/ecchymosis, clinical exam including of the optic nerve was otherwise unremarkable. Init…

Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Mariam S. Vila-Delgado, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Hilda Capo, MD; Craig A. McKeown, MD; Carlos E. Mendoza Santiesteban, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Capo, McKeown, Mendoza Santiesteban, Vila-Delgado
Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome An infant was brought to the emergency department by his mother referred from his pediatrician after a routine well-child visit. Parents had noticed severe light sensitivity, but patient was otherwise developing well. Patient grimaced to light in both eyes but had poor fix…

POEMS Syndrome

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Anas Yasin, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Joshua Pasol, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Pasol, Yasin
POEMS Syndrome A patient presented for evaluation of grade 4 optic disc swelling in both eyes. The patient has a history of polyneuropathy both sensory and motor involving the upper limbs more than lower limbs consistent with a diagnosis of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) a…

High Myopia

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Hannah Muniz Castro, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sonia H. Yoo, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Muniz Castro, Yoo
High Myopia A patient presented to BPEI for laser vision correction. Manifest refraction revealed high myopia with spherical equivalent -9.75 diopters in both eyes. Anterior and posterior segment exam were normal. Tomography imaging showed minimal astigmatism, pachymetry of 557 OD and 566 OS, and n…

IRVAN Syndrome

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Ramsey Yusuf, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Janet L. Davis, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Davis, Yusuf
IRVAN Syndrome An adult patient presented to the Uveitis clinic for evaluation after developing visual deficits in the right eye. He was previously diagnosed with multiple branch retinal artery and vein occlusions in both eyes concerning for an occlusive retinal vasculitis. On examination he was fo…

Susac Syndrome

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Lily Zhang, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Janet L. Davis, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Davis, Zhang
Susac Syndrome A patient with a history of a central retinal artery occlusion presented with acute vision loss in his right eye and was found to have a branch retinal artery occlusion. A fluorescein angiogram showed retinal vasculitis of both eyes and the patient was diagnosed with Susac Syndrome. …

Hypotony Due to Cyclodialysis Clef

Specialty: Glaucoma
Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Yasmin Islam, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Jorge Fortun, MD; Arindel S. Maharaj, MD, PhD
Presenter/Faculty: Fortun, Islam, Maharaj
Hypotony Due to Cyclodialysis Clef A patient with a history of high myopia presented as a referral from an the retina service for low intraocular pressure and blurry vision five months after pars plana vitrectomy for vitreous opacities in the left eye. His intraocular pressure was 8 on difluprednat…

Pseudoangiomatous Retinal Gliosis (PARG)

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Marilyn A. Marquez, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Zelia M. Correa, MD, PhD; Luis J. Haddock, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Correa, Haddock, Marquez
Pseudoangiomatous Retinal Gliosis (PARG) A patient with known history of a chronic inferior rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RD) of the left eye (OS) presented to the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (BPEI) emergency department (ED) complaining of new floaters OS. On examination the patient had a visu…

Radiation Optic Neuropathy

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Michael J. Venincasa, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Byron L. Lam, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Lam, Venincasa
Radiation Optic Neuropathy A patient with a history of skull base meningioma status-post gamma knife radiation presented with three weeks of decreased vision in both eyes. She had no light perception in the right eye and a visual acuity of 20/50 in the left. Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain …

HTLV1 Associated Uveitis

Specialty: Uveitis
Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Jesse D. Sengillo, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Thomas A. Albini, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Albini, Sengillo
HTLV1 Associated Uveitis A patient presented to the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute with complaints of floaters in the left eye for 3 years and the right eye for 3 months. Vision was best corrected to 20/25 in both eyes. Anterior segment exam revealed fine KP in both eyes without significant anterior s…

Miller Fisher Syndrome

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Somya Chowdhary, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Hong Jiang, MD, PhD; Byron L. Lam, MD; Carlos E. Mendoza Santiesteban, MD; Joshua Pasol, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Chowdhary, Jiang, Lam, Mendoza Santiesteban, Pasol
Miller Fisher Syndrome A patient presented with binocular diplopia of 2 weeks duration after COVID-19 infection. Additionally, she had neurological symptoms, weakness, tingling, numbness of extremities. She had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. On exam her BCVA was 20/20 OU, she was noted to …

Wernicke Encephalopathy

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Lulwa El Zein, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Carlos E. Mendoza Santiesteban, MD
Presenter/Faculty: El Zein, Mendoza Santiesteban
Wernicke Encephalopathy A patient with past history of bariatric surgery presenting with blurred vision, oscillopsia and decreased hearing of few days. Her exam was remarkable for up-beating nystagmus in all gazes. Vision was 20/20 in each eye, pupils equal and reaction. She had full ocular motilit…

Branchio-Oculo-Facial Syndrome and Coloboma

Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Mariana Abi Karam, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Craig A. McKeown, MD; Carlos E. Mendoza Santiesteban, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Abi Karam, McKeown, Mendoza Santiesteban
Branchio-Oculo-Facial Syndrome and Coloboma A young child presented with light perception visual acuity in the right eye and white cataract. Some dysmorphic features were also documented such as wide nasal tip, prominent philtral pillars, hypertelorism, telecanthus, right ptosis, and malformed pinn…

Corneal Decompensation

Specialty: Glaucoma
Type: Grand Rounds
Include in Catalogue?: Yes
Presenter(s): Rebecca Chen, MD
Faculty Discussant(s): Sarah Wellik, MD
Presenter/Faculty: Chen, Wellik
Corneal Decompensation A patient with past ocular history of primary open-angle glaucoma, status post glaucoma drainage implant in the right eye, underwent cataract surgery in the right eye. Preoperative potential acuity meter testing predicted visual acuity outcome of 20/25. The patient developed …