University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Photo Quiz#2

Compiled by Jacob Hayes, M2

Photo 14

A patient presents with superior retinal nerve fiber layer thinning, a central retinal artery with a relatively superior entrance to the nerve, and an inferior visual field defect.

What is the likely diagnosis?

Superior segmental optic nerve hypoplasia (topless disc syndrome)

This condition has a strong association with what maternal disease process?

Maternal diabetes

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last updated: 06/22/2014
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