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Woman Suffers Permanent Damage to Vision Due to Untreated High Blood Pressure OPTOMETRIST Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged woman who was pregnant with her third child. Near the end of her pregnancy, the Plaintiff was admitted to the hospital for observation, during which time it was discovered that she was suffering from high blood pressure. Th …

Optometrist Fails to Diagnose Retinal Detachment OPTOMETRIST Expert Case

Optometrist Fails to Diagnose Retinal Detachment

…  Indiana and involves a female patient who presented to her optometrist with complaints of objects floating in her vision. She was examined by an optometrist who opined that the condition was self-limiting and did not require …

Failure to diagnose retinal detachment results in permanent visual impairment OPTOMETRIST Expert Case

…  glasses or contact lenses. The patient presented to an optometrist with complaints of a five day history of eye irritation and pain. …  a black spot in the visual field of his right eye The optometrist examined the patient’s eye briefly with no pupil dilation. The …