Tadpole-shaped pupil

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Identifier Figure-28
Title Tadpole-shaped pupil
Subject Adult; Female; Humans; Iris Diseases/complications; Iris Diseases/diagnosis; Iris Diseases/physiopathology; Pupil; Spasm/complications; Spasm/diagnosis; Spasm/physiopathology; Tadpole pupil
Description Tadpole-shaped pupil in a 20-year-old women with frequent episodes of blurred vision and achiness of the right eye lasting several minutes. The patient took a photograph of her eyes during an attack to document the peaked, segmental dilation of her right pupil (black arow). (Thompson HS, Zackon DH, Czarnecki JSC: Tadpole-shaped pupils caused by segmental spasm of the iris dilator muscle. Am J Ophthalmol 1983;96:467-477, Ophthalmic Publishing Company with permission.)
Creator Daniel M. Jacobson, MD (1956-2003)
References Thompson HS, Zackon DH, Czarnecki JSC: Tadpole-shaped pupils caused by segmental spasm of the iris dilator muscle. Am J Ophthalmol 1983;96:467-477: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6624828
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Type Image/StillImage
Format image/jpeg
Relation is Part of The Pupil: Neurology of the Iris
Rights Management Copyright 2002. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6qg1r61
Setname ehsl_novel_jmec
Date Created 2011-04-19
Date Modified 2012-10-24
ID 180398
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6qg1r61
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