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Susac Syndrome with a Combined Traction and Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment and Vitreous Hemorrhage

Nur Acar*, Ziya Kapran, Yaprak Banu Unver, Leyla Hazar (Ankara, Turkey) Advantages: Susac Syndrome (SS) consists of the triad of encephalopathy, branch retinal artery occlusion, and hearing loss. It is an autoimmune endotheliopathy that primarily affects young women. Although it is a rare syndrome, it should remember in the differential diagnosis of visual impairment with accompanying neurological and auditory problems in young...

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“What’s Old at the Movies”

William S. Tasman, MD (Philadelphia PA) PURPOSE: This poster will present movie stars who through media reports are well known to have had eye disorders. METHODS: Some movie stars have had significant eye problems, and many movies have dealt with eyesight. This poster will present movie stars who through media reports are well known to have had eye disorders. Included are Peter Falk who had retinoblastoma and Hume Cronyn who had choroidal...

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