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    She suffered from Sjogren syndrome and inflammatory arthritis and was currently treated with prednisone and methotrexate. She was previously treated with hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) 200mg bid (6.5mg/kg) for 10 years, which was stopped one year prior to presentation.

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    Oct 21, 2010 In the five patients with SD OCT abnormalities, 3 had signs of early HCQ retinopathy while 2 had advanced changes. The “flying saucer” sign was present in all three of the five patients who presented with early HCQ retinopathy. Two patients presented with advanced HCQ retinopathy and moderate to severe vision loss. In the five patients with SD OCT abnormalities, 3 had signs of early HCQ retinopathy while 2 had advanced changes. The “flying saucer” sign was present in all three of the five patients who presented with early HCQ retinopathy. Two patients presented with advanced HCQ retinopathy and moderate to severe vision loss. SD-OCT could detect abnormalities before becoming obvious in ocular fundus.4, 5 The flying saucer sign is not pathognomic or necessary for diagnosing HCQ retinopathy but could be of help in difficult diagnostics. 4 Ascaso et al. 5 described a patient, 34, treated with 3 mg/kg HCQ during 8 years 530 g, with visual acuity of 20/25, who exhibited no symptoms with SD-OCT revealing the flying saucer sign in contrast with normal appearance of the macula. The patients described in this paper did.

    Review of systems: Blurred vision, halos, dry eye, dry mouth, gastroesophageal reflux, joint pain Pupils: Reactive to light in each eye from 5 mm in the dark to 2 mm in the light. Extraocular movements: Full, both eyes (OU) Confrontation visual fields: Full OU Intra-ocular pressure The optic nerves appeared healthy with a 0.3 cup-to-disc ratio. Past Ocular History: None Medical History: Sjogren syndrome and inflammatory arthritis, supraventricular tachycardia, anxiety, depression, peptic ulcer disease Medications: prednisone, methotrexate, amitriptyline, ranitidine, estradiol, tizanidine, diltiazem, Restasis Allergies: codeine, droperidol Family History: heart disease, arthritis, cancer Social History: occasional alcohol but no tobacco or intravenous drug use.

    Plaquenil oct flying saucer

    Plaquenil Uses, Dosage & Side Effects -, Spectral domain optical coherence tomography as an.

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  4. Download Citation SD-OCT As screening test for hydroxychloroquine retinopathy The flying saucer sign Two asymptomatic women treated with hydroxychloroquine 200mg every day for 8 and 16.

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    OCT of the right eye reveals a “flying saucer sign” of the macula with associated loss of the parafoveal IS/OS junction. Displacement of the inner retinal structures with loss of foveal contour unveils the “sinkhole sign” see white arrows. Plaquenil Toxicity OS OCT. Download 116.3 kb File number 26573. Comments. Sign in to comment. By John S. King, MD Retina Associates, PA. HD OCT of pt with 6 year hx of plaquenil use. "flying saucer" sign Related files. Retina Image Bank. A project from the American Society of Retina Specialists With Plaquenil Plaquenil is manufactured in only a 200 mg tablet The typical dosage is either 200 or 400 mg per day 200 mg daily puts anyone under 68 pounds at risk1 400 mg of Plaquenil daily puts anyone under 135 pounds at a higher risk for toxicity Therefore, 200mg of Plaquenil daily is going to be a safe dosage for virtually all adults13

     
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    A variety of pharmacologic agents can cause toxicity to the retina. Retinal toxicity of chloroquine hydrochloride administered. Hydroxychloroquine toxicity - EyeWiki Chloroquine - FDA prescribing information, side effects.
     
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