Optic disc drusen

Case contributed by Dr Ali Abougazia


Suspected papilledema on fundal examination.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male

Bilateral optic nerve head calcification.


Bilateral optic nerve head calcification.

Case Discussion

The findings are those of optic disc drusen, which causes blurring of the optic disc margins on fundal examination, mimicking papilledema.

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Case information

rID: 45187
Published: 4th Sep 2016
Last edited: 8th Dec 2016
System: Head & Neck
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