Ockham's razor revisited: decreased visual acuity secondary to keratoconus in a patient with intracranial hypertension
- 1Sydney Eye Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- 2Discipline of Clinical Ophthalmology and Eye Health, The University of Sydney Medical School, Save Sight Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- 3Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
- 4Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
- Correspondence to Dr Adrian T Fung,
Both intracranial hypertension and keratoconus may be associated with visual impairment. The authors present a case of a young female with poor right vision that did not improve despite treatment of her intracranial hypertension. Ophthalmic consultation diagnosed keratoconus as the cause.
Competing interests None.
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