Anisocoria in a 10-month old girl in the immediate preoperative setting: Can you proceed with surgery?

Zoel A. Quinonez, Niroop R Ravula

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We report the case of a 10-month old girl with a significant past medical history who presented for elective surgery with a new-onset fixed, dilated pupil. We briefly review the diagnostic approach to such patients and provide guidelines for managing these patients in the immediate preoperative setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)224-226
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Biomedical Research
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 2011



  • Anisocoria
  • Anticholinergics
  • Ipratropium

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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