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Amblyopia

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = A nonspecific term referring to impaired vision. Major subcategories include stimulus deprivation-induced amblyopia and toxic amblyopia. Stimulus deprivation-induced amblyopia is a developmental disorder of the visual cortex. A discrepancy between visual information received by the visual cortex from each eye results in abnormal cortical development. ,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

PR1.1009, 1935

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1009
Scope and Contents Typed case summary and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 61 at first examination in 1935. Conditions mentioned include: amblyopia; failure of vision; and deafness. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.1145, 1935-1939

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1145
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to male patient from outside Great Britain aged 52 at first examination in 1936. Conditions mentioned include: failure of vision; amblyopia; diplopia; squint; and chromophobe adenoma. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.1150, 1936-1940

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1150
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, chart, reports and correspondence relating to female patient from outside Great Britain aged 51 at first examination in 1936. Conditions mentioned include: headache; amblyopia; and meningioma. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.1211, 1936-1939

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1211
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports. notes and correspondence relating to male from outside Great Britain aged 27 at first examination in 1936. Conditions mentioned include: headache; falure of vision; amblyopia; diplopia; unsteadiness; intracranial pressure; hydrocephalus; and neurinoma. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR1.1333, 1937-1939

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1333
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, report, charts and correspondence relating to female patient from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 53 at first examination in 1937. Conditions mentioned include: headache; vomiting; dizziness; deafness; diplopia; failure of vision; neck pain; amblyopia; and acoustic neuroma. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.1413, 1937-1958

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1413
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, charts, black and white photographs, autopsy report and notes relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 37 at first examination in 1937. Conditions mentioned include: frontal headaches; neck and occipital pain; vomiting; amblyopic attacks; diplopia; florid papilloedema; increased intracranial pressure; intracranial hypertension; and neoplasm. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.1521, 1938

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1521
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, autopsy report, notes, photographs and correspondence relating to female from outside Great Britain aged 24 at first examination in 1938. Conditions mentioned include: amblyopia; amenorrhoea; headache; vomiting; hydrocephalus; intracranial pressure; and astrocytoma. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR1.1593, 1938-1941

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1593
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, autopsy report, reports, photographs and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 47 at first examination in 1938. Conditions mentioned include: headache; vomiting; staggering; tinnitus; amblyopia; deafness; and acoustic neuroma. Surgical treatment and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital after several admissions.

PR1.1693, 1939-1953

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1693
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 53 at first examination in 1939. Conditions mentioned include: vomiting; headache; diplopia; amblyopia; haemangioblastoma; and cyst. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.385, 1931

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.385
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, notes, charts and correspondence relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 55 at first examination in 1931. Conditions mentioned include: failing vision; tobacco amblyopia; and meningioma. No treatment given. Patient discharged.