Visual loss - Is it serious? Academic Article uri icon


  • Transient visual loss or obscuration can be a symptom of minor ocular surface disorder or it may be the harbinger of permanent and total visual loss or even stroke. The key to determining which of these afflicts your patient is in a targeted history, comprehensive examination, judicious investigation and appropriate treatment or referral.

published proceedings

  • Medicine Today

author list (cited authors)

  • Durkin, S. R., & Crompton, J. L.

complete list of authors

  • Durkin, SR||Crompton, JL

publication date

  • February 2009