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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 55  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 164-166

Photo quiz answers

RK Eye Care Centre, Rasipuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Date of Web Publication26-Dec-2017

Correspondence Address:
Dr. R Vasumathi
RK Eye Care Centre, Rasipuram, Tamil Nadu
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/tjosr.tjosr_10_17

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How to cite this article:
Vasumathi R. Photo quiz answers. TNOA J Ophthalmic Sci Res 2017;55:164-6

How to cite this URL:
Vasumathi R. Photo quiz answers. TNOA J Ophthalmic Sci Res [serial online] 2017 [cited 2020 Jul 10];55:164-6. Available from: http://www.tnoajosr.com/text.asp?2017/55/2/164/221440

  Question 1: Identify This Nobel Laureate Top

Mention his contributions to ophthalmology.

  Answer Top

Allvar Gullstrand, He applied the methods of physical mathematics to the study of optical images and of the refraction of light in the eye. For this work, he received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1911.

Gullstrand is noted also for his research on astigmatism and for improving the ophthalmoscope and corrective lenses for use after removal of a cataract from the eye.

  Question 2: Name the Instrument and Its Use Top

  Answer Top

Zepto disposable capsulotomy device.

It uses low-energy pulses to create a precise anterior capsulotomy.

  Question 3: Mention the Ocular Disease Known to Have Association With This Top

  Answer Top

Neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

Several compositional and functional variations of the intestinal microbiome are related to the development of neovascular AMD.

  Question 4: What Is the Disease That Is Diagnosed by This Test? Name the Equipment Top

  Answer Top

 Meibomian gland More Details dysfunction.

Lipi view. It uses interferometry to measure the lipid layer's thickness between blinks and gives a quantitative assessment in interferometric color units.

  Question 5: a 76-Year-Old Man Presents With Bilateral Progressive Loss of Vision With Normal Appearing Fundus and the above Field Defect. Multifocal Electroretinogram shows Markedly Attenuated Responses Bilaterally. What Is the Diagnosis? Top

  Answer Top

Cancer-associated retinopathy (CAR).

In many instances, visual loss from CAR precedes the diagnosis of cancer.

  A 19-Year-Old Obese Woman Presents With a 5-Month History of Diffuse Headaches, Transient Visual Obscurations and Pulsatile Tinnitus With the above Fundus Picture, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings. What Is the Diagnosis? Top

  Answer Top

Benign intracranial hypertension.

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