Posts by Christolyn Rajakulenthiran

ANZRS (RANZCO Retinal Society Meeting) 2018

The ANZRS (Australian and New Zealand Retinal Society) held their annual meeting in Melbourne this year which was well attended by all RANZCO affiliated retinal sub-specialists. We heard presentations on updates of current trials in diabetic eye care particularly macular disease. The trials and evidence discussed is available on this site under “show me the…

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Beware of the myopic discs

Myopic patients as we well know often have asymmetry in the optic disc appearance . This is evident in this case. This patient was referred with suspicious discs which is completely reasonable. However on further investigation the findings we in keeping with myopic tilted discs and corresponding retinal degeneration – the asymmetry between the eyes…

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The Eye is a Window to Diabetes

If you haven’t received this unique invitation to attend this event please email the retinal hub on the email on this site and one will be sent your way. This symposium is a unique opportunity to get together with your colleagues to look at the science and evidence behind the ocular The Eye is a…

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Beware of the highly myopic patient findings…

This patient was referred to me for deterioration in her vision due to a cataract. Whilst the cataract indeed did contribute to her poor vision , an examination and OCT investigation of the macula ( now used routinely as part of my pre-surgical work up for cataract surgery ) , also shows a macular schisis.

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