Ocular toxoplasmosis presenting with focal retinal nerve fiber atrophy simulating glaucoma.

@article{Sheets2009OcularTP,
  title={Ocular toxoplasmosis presenting with focal retinal nerve fiber atrophy simulating glaucoma.},
  author={Clinton W Sheets and Dilraj Singh Grewal and David S. Greenfield},
  journal={Journal of glaucoma},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={129-31}
}
PURPOSE We describe a patient with ocular hypertension and nonglaucomatous retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) atrophy associated with an ocular toxoplasmosis retinal lesion. PATIENT AND METHOD Single case report. RESULTS An RNFL defect was identified adjacent to a circumscribed pigmented chorioretinal lesion superior to the macular region. The optic disc showed a prominent central cup without focal neural rim atrophy. Red-free photography and RNFL imaging using optical coherence tomography… CONTINUE READING
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