1. History
  2. Exam
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  4. Diagnosis
  5. Teaching Points
  6. Comments

Case 25 Diagnosis

Retinitis pigmentosa

Differential Diagnosis

  • Drug toxicity (phenothiazines)
  • Harada’s disease
  • Trauma
  • Paravenous retinochoroidal atrophy
  • Chronic retinal detachment
  • Metabolic disease such as Refsum’s disease, abetalipoproteinemia
  • Infectious disease: Syphilis, rubella, uveitis
  • Hereditary: gyrate atrophy, congenital stationary night blindness, choroideremia
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