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This Focal Points module presents some of the neuro-ophthalmic side effects related to medication use, including optic neuropathies, neuromuscular dysfunction, other visual disturbances and orbital inflammation.
The concept of correlation versus causality is discussed, a summary of medications that can cause neuro-ophthalmic disorders is presented along with suggested management of patients presenting with ophthalmic side effects due to medication.
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Authors: Ore-ofe O. Adesina, MD; Julian Tokarev, MD
Consultants: Kevin E. Lai, MD; Kimberly M. Winges, MD
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