Sandeep Randhawa

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review the current standard of care in the diagnosis and treatment of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH). We also discuss recent advances in the understanding of the pathogenesis of IIH with emerging trends in management of this syndrome. RECENT FINDINGS There has been increasing literature suggesting a role of vitamin A,(More)
A 66-year-old woman started oral prednisone for temporal artery biopsy (TAB) proven GCA and developed central haziness OD > OS. Visual acuity worsened to 20/100 OD and 20/25 OS. Clinical exam, optical coherence tomography (OCT) and fluorescein angiography (FA) revealed central serous chorioretinopathy (CSCR). The patient was treated with focal laser therapy(More)
Senior Secretary for Education, and Association of University Professors in Ophthalmology Member. S.F.: Consultant and Executive Vice President of AUPO. D.P.: Chief Executive Officer of the AAO. S.P.: Stock/stock options with DigiSight Technologies. Author Contributions: Conception and design: none Data collection: none Analysis and interpretation: Oetting,(More)
Aman in his 20s presented reporting blurry vision in his right eye. Visualacuitywas20/25OD.Fluoresceinangiographyrevealedanonleakingmacular lesionwith late intermixed lobulesof hyperfluorescence and hypofluoresence consistent with a retinal cavernous hemangioma (Figure). Retinal cavernous hemangiomas are typically low-flow lesions and thus not associated(More)
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding surgery is one of the most popular procedures for patients with morbid obesity. Although it is one of the least invasive surgical treatments for obesity, the most common reasons for reoperation are complications arising from the subcutaneous reservoir (port) used to adjust the band. Mesh fixation of the(More)
A 7-year-old boy was found to have hearing loss on the left side on school screening. On otolaryngology examination he was noted to have a vascular mass behind the tympanic membrane, located inferiorly. Computerized tomography (CT) scan and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed a dehiscent high jugular bulb. He underwent surgical decompression of the(More)
We describe a unique case of concomitant presentation of three rare mesencephalic syndromes. A 48-year-old man with an acute stoke was found to have an unusual combination of three rare mesencephalic syndromes after detailed neuro-ophthalmic evaluation: the plus-minus lid syndrome, the vertical one-and-a-half syndrome, and Claude's syndrome. We discuss the(More)
n engl j med 358;9 february 28, 2008 970 Grunfeld C, Thompson M, Brown SJ, et al. Recombinant human growth hormone to treat HIV-associated adipose tissue redistribution syndrome: 12-week induction and 24-week maintenance therapy. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr (in press). 1. Barter PJ, Caulfield M, Eriksson M, et al. Effects of torcetrapib in(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to report a case of cytomegalovirus retinitis in the setting of dyskeratosis congenita. METHODS Case report and literature review. RESULTS A 23-year-old woman who had peripheral occlusive retinal vasculopathy and neovascularization as a result of pancytopenia caused by bone marrow failure also developed(More)
PURPOSE To describe the multimodal imaging findings of posterior polar annular choroidal dystrophy (PPACD). METHODS Retrospective case series of 2 patients diagnosed with PPACD. Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography, fundus autofluorescence, and fluorescein angiography findings of PPACD are described. Electroretinography results are also presented.(More)