EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology
Contributor: Jeffrey Welder, MD, The University of Iowa
Thyroid Eye Disease
72-year-old female with thyroid eye disease who presented with decreased vision in the right eye. External photos demonstrate proptosis of the right eye with scleral show and bilateral lid retraction. CT was obtained which revealed bilateral thickening of the inferior and medial rectus muscles (OD > OS) and compression of the right optic nerve by the medial rectus muscle in the orbital apex.
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