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A 35-year-old woman presenting with pain, reduced right-eye vision, and headache
Digital Journal of Ophthalmology 2015
Volume 21, Number 2
May 13, 2015
DOI: 10.5693/djo.03.2015.03.002
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Brinda P. Shah, MS, FRCOphth | Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Jonathan Clarke, MD, FRCOphth | NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at Moorfields Eye Hosital NHS Foundation Trust and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, London, United Kingdom
Examination
On presentation to the emergency department, her best-corrected Snellen visual acuity was 6/60 in the right eye and 6/36 in the left eye, with +19.0 D spherical correction in both eyes. On slit-lamp examination, the right eye had vitreous prolapsed into the anterior chamber, and gonioscopy revealed 360° of peripheral iridocorneal touch and closed angles. The IOP in the right eye was 62 mm Hg on Goldmann applanation tonometry. Fundus examination revealed healthy optic discs and retinae.
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