Peds Ophtho Case 2: Physical Exam

Peds Ophtho Case 2 Index

Physical Exam: 

General appearance: Well appearing and in no respiratory distress
Vitals: Temp: 37C, BP: 102/60, HR: 100, RR 24, O2 sat: 99%, Weight: 31 lb 6 oz, Height: 2 feet, 10 inches
Visual acuity: OD 20/80, OS 20/30
Pupils: OD Equal and reactive to light OU, no rAPD OU 
EOM: full OU, no nystagmus OU
Intraocular pressures (IOP): Soft to palpation OU
External Eye Exam: Conjunctiva quiet, no injection OU, Cornea is clear OU, good red reflex OU with direct ophthalmoscope

Below is an image of the patient’s external eye exam:

esotropia nyee TJQAbove Image Courtesy of Dr. Thomas Quehl 

How would you describe the patient’s external eye exam? Pick one before moving on.

Because of the above findings, the patient is referred for pediatric ophthalmology evaluation. 

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Peds ophtho Case 2 Index
Peds Ophtho Case 2 Introduction
Peds Ophtho Case 2 Additional History