IP International Journal of Ocular Oncology and Oculoplasty

Postoperative vision loss following non ocular surgery- A case report

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Author Details: A. Sivaraja Gowthaman, Hannah Ranjee Prasanth, Elfride Sanjana

Volume : 4

Issue : 1

Online ISSN : 2581-5016

Print ISSN : 2581-5024

Article First Page : 64

Article End Page : 66


We describe a rare and classical presentation of anterior ischemic optic neuropathy following aortic valve replacement surgery. This case is being presented for its rarity and its morbidity which is bilateral irreversible loss of vision.

Keywords: Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy, Aortic valve replacement surgery, Disc edema, Steroids, Sudden vision loss.

Doi No:-10.18231/2455-8478.2018.0018