Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Visual Changes 176 Causes

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There are 18 common conditions that can cause Visual Changes.
  1. Astigmatism
  2. Benign Positional Vertigo
  3. Blepharitis Infectious
  4. Blepharitis
  5. Chemical Conjunctivitis
  6. Diabetes
  7. Dry Eyes
  8. Eye Contusion
  9. Eye Foreign Body
  10. Eye Strain
  11. Farsightedness
  12. Hypertension
  13. Keratoconjunctivitis
  14. Migraine Headache
  15. Myopia
  16. Presbyopia
  17. Strabismus
  18. Type 2 Diabetes
There are 19 somewhat common conditions that can cause Visual Changes.
  1. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  2. Chronic Glaucoma
  3. Cocaine Abuse
  4. Corneal Abrasion
  5. Endemic Goiter
  6. Eye Injury
  7. Facial Fracture
  8. Facial Injury
  9. Grave's Disease
  10. Head Injury
  11. Hyperglycemia
  12. Hyperthyroidism
  13. Hypoglycemia
  14. Immune System Deficiency
  15. Insulin Reaction
  16. Neurological Disease
  17. Orthostatic Hypotension
  18. Stroke
  19. TIA
There are 33 uncommon conditions that can cause Visual Changes.
  1. Acanthamoeba Infection
  2. Acute Glaucoma
  3. AIDS
  4. Autonomic Neuropathy
  5. Basilar Migraine
  6. Brain Contusion
  7. Chemical Burn
  8. Coagulopathy
  9. Concussion
  10. Corneal Ulcer
  11. Crohn's Disease
  12. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  13. Digoxin Toxicity
  14. Erythema Multiforme
  15. Gestational Diabetes
  16. Herpes Zoster
  17. Hypertensive Retinopathy
  18. Labyrinthitis
  19. Low Neutrophil Count
  20. Low Platelet Count
  21. Multiple Sclerosis
  22. Ocular Migraine
  23. Organic Brain Syndrome
  24. Preeclampsia
  25. Pterygium
  26. Pupil Dilation after Eye Exam
  27. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  28. Sedative Overdose
  29. Sickle Cell Anemia
  30. Spinal Headache
  31. Type 1 Diabetes
  32. Ultraviolet Keratitis
  33. Uveitis
There are 106 rare conditions that can cause Visual Changes.
  1. Abetalipoproteinemia
  2. Acromegaly
  3. Adrenoleukodystrophy
  4. Aspirin Overdose
  5. Astrocytoma
  6. Atypical Mycobacterial Infection
  7. Autonomic Hyperreflexia
  8. Behcet's Syndrome
  9. Blowout Fracture of the Orbit
  10. Blue Diaper Syndrome
  11. Botulism
  12. Brain Abscess
  13. Brain Cancer
  14. Brain Tumor
  15. Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis
  16. Cerebral Aneurysm
  17. Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation
  18. Cerebral Lymphoma
  19. Cerebral Palsy
  20. Chediak-Higashi Syndrome
  21. Chiari Malformation
  22. Chordoma
  23. Chronic Subdural Hematoma
  24. Craniopharyngioma
  25. Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  26. Cryptococcal Infection
  27. Cryptococcal Meningitis
  28. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  29. Diabetes Insipidus
  30. Discoid Lupus
  31. Down's Syndrome
  32. Eclampsia
  33. Ependymoma
  34. Epidural Hematoma
  35. Fabry's Disease
  36. Glioblastoma Multiforme
  37. Glioma
  38. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  39. HELLP Syndrome
  40. Hemoglobin C Disease
  41. Herpes Encephalitis
  42. Histoplasmosis
  43. Hydrocephalus
  44. Hyperpituitarism
  45. Hyperprolactinemia
  46. Hyphema
  47. Hypopituitarism
  48. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  49. Insecticide Inhalation
  50. Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  51. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  52. Leprosy
  53. Lightning Injury
  54. Long QT Syndrome
  55. Lupus
  56. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  57. Malignant Hypertension
  58. Medulloblastoma
  59. Meningioma
  60. Myasthenia Gravis
  61. Nasolacrimal Stenosis
  62. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  63. Neurofibromatosis
  64. Neurosyphilis
  65. Oligodendroglioma
  66. Optic Neuritis
  67. Periarteritis Nodosa
  68. Periorbital Cellulitis
  69. Pineal Tumor
  70. Pituitary Adenoma
  71. Platelet Function Disorder
  72. Polio
  73. Polycythemia Vera
  74. Post TURP Syndrome
  75. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  76. Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
  77. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  78. Relapsing Polychondritis
  79. Renal Artery Stenosis
  80. Retinoblastoma
  81. Rift Valley Fever
  82. Ruptured Globe
  83. Serotonin Syndrome
  84. Shy-Drager Syndrome
  85. Sjogren's Syndrome
  86. Skull Fracture
  87. Snakebite
  88. Spina Bifida
  89. St Louis Encephalitis
  90. Sturge-Weber Syndrome
  91. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  92. Subdural Hematoma
  93. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  94. Takayasu's Arteritis
  95. Temporal Arteritis
  96. Thrombasthenia
  97. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  98. Toxoplasmosis
  99. Ulcerative Colitis
  100. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  101. Vascular Brain Tumors
  102. Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency
  103. Vitreous Hemorrhage
  104. Von Hippel-Lindau Disease
  105. Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
  106. Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Last Updated: Oct 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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