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Retinal haemorrhage in a child with optic neuritis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis

BMJ Case Reports

May 8, 2019

Patrick KellySonja Bastin

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A 2-year-old presented with lethargy, acute visual loss, fixed dilated pupils and severe bilateral retinal haemorrhages. The retinal findings raised concerns about abusive head trauma, but subsequent investigations confirmed the diagnosis of bilateral optic neuritis associated with acut...read more

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Visual Evoked Cortical Potential
Differential Diagnosis
Optic Neuritis
Retinal Hemorrhage
Venoglobulin
Retina
Visual Acuity
Optic Nerve
Neuropapillitis
Pupil
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Retinal haemorrhage in a child with optic neuritis and acute disseminated encephalomyelitis

BMJ Case Reports

May 8, 2019

Patrick KellySonja Bastin

PMID: 31061175

DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2018-227211

Abstract

A 2-year-old presented with lethargy, acute visual loss, fixed dilated pupils and severe bilateral retinal haemorrhages. The retinal findings raised concerns about abusive head trauma, but subsequent investigations confirmed the diagnosis of bilateral optic neuritis associated with acut...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Visual Evoked Cortical Potential
Differential Diagnosis
Optic Neuritis
Retinal Hemorrhage
Venoglobulin
Retina
Visual Acuity
Optic Nerve
Neuropapillitis
Pupil

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