Acta Scientific Ophthalmology (ASOP)

Case Report Volume 3 Issue 4

A Rare Case of Adie’s Pupil

Anushree Gupta*

Ophthalmology Department, Dr. Radhakrishnan Government Medical College, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India

*Corresponding Author: Anushree Gupta, Ophthalmology Department, Dr. Radhakrishnan Government Medical College, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Received: March 02, 2020; Published: March 16, 2020

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Abstract

  We report a case of an adult female presenting with sudden onset unilateral dilated pupil. She was unresponsive to light reflex and had poor response to near reflex. Rest of her ophthalmological examination and systemic examination was normal except for diminished lower deep reflex tendon reflexes. Her serum vitamin B12 levels was also very low. A diagnosis of Adie’s syndrome was made and the patient was reassured.

Keywords:Adie’s Pupil; Vitamin B12

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References

  1. Elsevier, Yanoff, Duker, Ophthalmolgy, fifth edition, Pupillary signs of neuro- ophthalmic disease (2019).
  2. Sinharoy U., et al. “Isolated dilated pupil: Is it adie's pupil?”  Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences 4 (2016): 233-234.
  3. Sarao MS and Sharma S. “Adie Syndrome”. In: Stat Pearls. Treasure Island (FL): Stat Pearls (2019).
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Citation

Citation: Anushree Gupta. “A Rare Case of Adie’s Pupil”. Acta Scientific Ophthalmology 3.4 (2020): 13-15.



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