University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Pseudoamaurosis Fugax

Thomas A. Oetting, MS, MD, Leslie Pham, MD, Randy Kardon, MD, PhD

Amaurosis fugax or transient monocular loss of vision is usually caused by vascular occlusion. In this case, transient loss of vision was caused by a misplaced single piece acrylic (SPA) IOL.

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last updated: 08-02-2010


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