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A 53-year-old woman with a severe headache, bilateral eye pain, blurred vision, and photophobia
Digital Journal of Ophthalmology 2011
Volume 17, Number 3
August 28, 2011
DOI: 10.5693/djo.03.2011.05.002
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Pedro Barros, MD | Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Porto, Portugal
Liliana Paris, MD | Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Porto, Portugal
Joana Martins, MD | Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Porto, Portugal
Paula Tenedorio, MD | Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Porto, Portugal
Ancillary Testing
A B-scan ultrasound and ultrasound biomicroscopy were performed (Figure 1).
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Figure 1
A, B-scan image 90 minutes after intravenous mannitol treatment shows degree of choroidal effusion (arrow). B, Ultrasound biomicroscopy images of both eyes show corneal edema (a), shallow anterior chamber, choroidal effusion (arrowhead) as well as edema and anterior rotation of the ciliary body (astrisk) with ciliary processes pushing the peripheral iris forward.