Optic disc drusen

Case contributed by Dr Ali Abougazia

Presentation

Suspected papilledema on fundal examination.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male
CT

Bilateral optic nerve head calcification.

CT

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.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 45187
Case created: 17th May 2016
Last edited: 8th Dec 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.