Review of Optometry: Repairing a Misdiagnosis

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A 19-year-old Jamaican male presented with “cloudy vision” in the left eye for nearly two months. He was diagnosed with toxoplasma chorioretinitis in his home country and treated with Bactrim DS (sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim, Roche Pharmaceuticals), but his symptoms did not improve. Lab tests for toxoplasmosis came back negative, and the patient was referred for a second opinion given the lack of improvement. Read More