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What illness besides MS include monocular visual loss as a symptom?

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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Many

Anything affecting the tear film, corneal, lens, retina, anterior and posterior chambers, brain in one eye.

In brief: Many

Anything affecting the tear film, corneal, lens, retina, anterior and posterior chambers, brain in one eye.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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In brief: Here's a list

Compressive tumors of optic nerve, lupus, Sjogren's, sarcoidosis, neuromyelitis optica, syphilis and HIV, drugs for tuberculosis, Leber's, CMT2, copper and B-12 deficiencies.

In brief: Here's a list

Compressive tumors of optic nerve, lupus, Sjogren's, sarcoidosis, neuromyelitis optica, syphilis and HIV, drugs for tuberculosis, Leber's, CMT2, copper and B-12 deficiencies.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology

In brief: Quite a few..

Depends if the onset is slow or rapid.
Here is a partial list: glaucoma, anterior ischemic optic neuropathy, giant cell arteritis, optic neuritis, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, amaurosis fugax, papilledema, etc. This is a serious symptom which should be address by your ophthalmologist quickly.

In brief: Quite a few..

Depends if the onset is slow or rapid.
Here is a partial list: glaucoma, anterior ischemic optic neuropathy, giant cell arteritis, optic neuritis, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, amaurosis fugax, papilledema, etc. This is a serious symptom which should be address by your ophthalmologist quickly.
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