Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms

Jump to: navigation, search

Acute retinal necrosis Microchapters

Home

Patient Information

Overview

Historical Perspective

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Acute retinal necrosis from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Screening

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

Diagnostic Criteria

History and Symptoms

Physical Examination

Laboratory Findings

Chest X Ray

CT

MRI

Echocardiography or Ultrasound

Other Imaging Findings

Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy

Surgery

Primary Prevention

Secondary Prevention

Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy

Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1

Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms On the Web

Most recent articles

Most cited articles

Review articles

CME Programs

Powerpoint slides

Images

American Roentgen Ray Society Images of Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms

All Images
X-rays
Echo & Ultrasound
CT Images
MRI

Ongoing Trials at Clinical Trials.gov

US National Guidelines Clearinghouse

NICE Guidance

FDA on Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms

CDC on Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms

Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms in the news

Blogs on Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms

Directions to Hospitals Treating Acute retinal necrosis

Risk calculators and risk factors for Acute retinal necrosis history and symptoms

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]; Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Luke Rusowicz-Orazem, B.S.

Overview

Patient history of prior or concurrent diseases, particularly those associated with acute retinal necrosis pathogens or sources of immunocompromised status, should be considered in the diagnosis of acute retinal necrosis. Symptoms of acute retinal necrosis include eye pain, vision loss, flashes of light in vision, excessive sensitivity to light, flu symptoms, and redness of the affected eye.

History

Patient history of prior or concurrent diseases, particularly those associated with acute retinal necrosis pathogens, or sources of immunocompromised status, should be considered in the diagnosis of acute retinal necrosis:[1][2][3][4][5]

Symptoms

Symptoms of acute retinal necrosis include the following:[2][3][4][5][7]

References

  1. Moutschen MP, Scheen AJ, Lefebvre PJ (1992). "Impaired immune responses in diabetes mellitus: analysis of the factors and mechanisms involved. Relevance to the increased susceptibility of diabetic patients to specific infections". Diabete Metab. 18 (3): 187–201. PMID 1397473.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Usui Y, Goto H (2008). "Overview and diagnosis of acute retinal necrosis syndrome". Semin Ophthalmol. 23 (4): 275–83. doi:10.1080/08820530802111325. PMID 18584564.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kezuka T, Atherton SS (2007). "Acute retinal necrosis". Chem Immunol Allergy. 92: 244–53. doi:10.1159/000099275. PMID 17264500.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Bonfioli AA, Eller AW (2005). "Acute retinal necrosis". Semin Ophthalmol. 20 (3): 155–60. doi:10.1080/08820530500232027. PMID 16282149.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Chun HL, Missotten T, Salzmann J, Lightman SL (2007). "Acute Retinal Necrosis: Features, Management, and Outcomes". Opthalmology. 114: 756–762. Unknown parameter |Issue= ignored (|issue= suggested) (help)
  6. Brydak-Godowska J, Borkowski P, Szczepanik S, Moneta-Wielgoś J, Kęcik D (2014). "Clinical manifestation of self-limiting acute retinal necrosis". Med. Sci. Monit. 20: 2088–96. doi:10.12659/MSM.890469. PMC 4226315. PMID 25356955.
  7. Muthiah MN, Michaelides M, Child CS, Mitchell SM (2007). "Acute retinal necrosis: a national population-based study to assess the incidence, methods of diagnosis, treatment strategies and outcomes in the UK". Br J Ophthalmol. 91 (11): 1452–5. doi:10.1136/bjo.2007.114884. PMC 2095441. PMID 17504853.
  8. Ford JR, Tsui E, Lahey T, Zegans ME (2013). "Question: Can you identify this condition? Acute retinal necrosis". Can Fam Physician. 59 (12): 1307, 1308–10. PMC 3860929. PMID 24336545.
  9. "American Academy of Ophthalmology".

Linked-in.jpg