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  1. USMLE Step 2 CK Forum
    Hi guys i stuck on ophthalmology... Please help me to differentiate bw Proliferative diabetic retinopathy and Wet macular degeneration.. Also who can help with all possible fundoscopic finding-- will appreciate :plz::plz:
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    Hi Guys, I am reading ophthalmology from MTB2 and KLN and quite confused. Cup-to-Disk ratio is >0.3 is that for open or closed angle glaucoma (MTB says closed and KLN said open angle) Help please
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    Can someone please explain amblyopia for me?
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    What is the most likely diagnosis of the following 4 ocular diseases?
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    A one year old child is brought in for a regular "well baby" check up. The child appears to have strabismus. The reflection of a bright light from the ceiling of the examination room comes from a different place in each eye. The family explains that the child has always looked that way, and...
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    best initial step for CRAO, Retinal detachment, Afugax is tilting head back ? friends, is this true ? i think so.. plz comment
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    A20-year-old female presents to the office complaining that her right eye has been itchy and watery. The patient reports that the onset was abrupt. The patient is noted to be afebrile with normal vital signs. Examination discloses a red eye with watery discharge. Minimal preauricular adenopathy...
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    A 25-year-old man presents to the emergency room with a history of swelling around the left eye, which has become very painful. He states that initially he had noted double vision and that it hurts to move his eye. He was in considerable distress due to pain. The vital signs were as follows...
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    what is the use of topical erythromycin given to neonate at birth ? is it against GC or against chlamydia or both ?
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    Kaplan qbank mentions it as classic triad for uveitis. does it sound okay ? all appears non specific to me...:notsure::notsure:
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    Hi all: except the retinal whitening and cherry-red macula, which are characteristic of central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO). How can we differentiate whether it is amaurosis fugax (next step: we check carotid artery Doppler) or CRAO (next step: give 100% oxygen and actetazolamide)? Thank...
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    Hi all: Can someone please tell me how to compare these two clinically. Thank you!
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    7 year old girl with left eye irritation and tearing, no itching since two days. Left conjuctiva is erythematous with clear discharge and crusting. There is slight nasal congestion and erythematous mucosa. Vitals - temp 98.8, pulse 83/min, RR 20/min, BP 100/65. Right eye normal. All other...
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    A previously healthy 57-year-old woman comes to the physician because of three episodes of blurred vision in the right eye over the past 3 weeks; each episode lasts approximately 5minutes. Retinal examination shows a small refractile body at the bifurcation of a retinal artery. The remainder of...
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    26 years old male presented to the ER with painful swelling Lt eye, swelling of the eye lid with Erythema, on examination, eye ball is protruding, the did not move (ophthalmoplegia), what is the next best step in the management of this patient? 1. IV antibiotic that cover S. aureus. 2...
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    6 years of boy presented with red painful left eye, light sensitivity (he is intolerant of light). What is the most likely diagnosis? A) Viral conjunctivitis. B) Bacterial conjunctivitis. C) Foreign body. D) Allergic conjunctivitis. E) Any of the above can present with this.
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    15 month old baby at routine checkup examination, Left eye showed Leukocoria, physical examination unremarkable. What is best next step in the management of this baby? 1. Retinal biopsy. 2. CT scan. 3. Hirschberg test. 4. Screen for galactosemia & congenital...
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    A 55 y/o African American man with hypertension and diabetes presents to the ophtalmologist clinic for routine examination. The patient has no visual complaints. Visual acuity is 20/20 in both eyes. Funduscopic examination reveals enlarged optic nerve head cupping with significant rim pallor in...
  19. USMLE Step 2 CK Classic Clues
    ARTHRITIS AND EYE LESIONS: Systemic lupus erythematosus Sjögren's syndrome Behçet's syndrome Sarcoidosis Subacute bacterial endocarditis Lyme disease Wegener's granulomatosis Giant cell arteritis Takayasu arteritis Rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis Scleroderma...
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    A 38 y old female arrives at EM with h/o chest pain, palpitation,dysnea. On examination u find splinter haemorrhage and periorbital edema. Past h/o is significant for a episode of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea which occured after a hunting trip with friends 2 weeks ago. Which were subsided with...
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