A diagnostic challenge
Always a diagnostic challenge is the hyperopic early teen who presents with mom in tow and brings along a history of increased headaches and blurred vision….and on fundus examination there appears to be full discs. And you begin to question whether or not this is papilledema. And if so, do I get a scan? But maybe its disc drusen, and all is fine. But if it’s not drusen, how in the world do I discuss this with mom, whose job it is to be hyper-protective?
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