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The Consult Guys - Blindness After Surgery: Can You See the Answer?Blindness After Surgery: Can You See the Answer? FREE

Geno J. Merli, MD; and Howard H. Weitz, MD
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Potential Conflicts of Interest: Geno J. Merli, MD, reports the following: Research grants/contracts: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Bayer, sanofi-aventis; Consultancies: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Bayer, sanofi-aventis. Howard H. Weitz, MD, reports that he has no financial relationships or interests to disclose.

Ann Intern Med. 2014;160(8):CG4. doi:10.7326/G14-3004
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CRAO - besides being unilateral - would usually have some fundus findings
Posted on June 2, 2014
Neil Mehta
Cleveland Clinic
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Right after 4.00 minutes on the video you discuss that CRAO is unlikely as it is usually unilateral. It would have been helpful to comment on the fact that the fundus examination was normal and what impact that had on the likelihood of this being CRAO (or not).
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