V A Purvin

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic recurrent neuroretinitis: effects of long-term immunosuppression
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute and Departmentof Ophthalmology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:65-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy in eyes with optic disc drusen
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:48-53. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Giant cell arteritis with spontaneous remission
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, and Indiana University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 35:59-61. 2007
  4. pmc Vasculopathic cranial ocular motor neuropathy following sudden emotional stress
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Front Neurol 1:145. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Papilledema and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    V A Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 201 Pennsylvania Pkwy, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:1626-30. 2000
  6. doi request reprint Photo essay. Isolated fascicular third nerve palsy
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana University Medical Center, Indiana 46290, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 30:263-5. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Optic perineuritis secondary to Wegener's granulomatosis
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 200 West 103rd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 37:712-7. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Optic neuropathy in patients using amiodarone
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 201 Pennsylvania Parkway, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:696-701. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Statin-associated myasthenia gravis: report of 4 cases and review of the literature
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 85:82-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraorbital optic nerve signal hyperintensity on magnetic resonance imaging sequences in perioperative hypotensive ischemic optic neuropathy
    Valerie Purvin
    Neuro ophthalmology Section, Midwest Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 25:202-4. 2005

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic recurrent neuroretinitis: effects of long-term immunosuppression
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute and Departmentof Ophthalmology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:65-7. 2003
    ..To determine the efficacy of long-term immunosuppressive therapy in patients with recurrent idiopathic neuroretinitis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy in eyes with optic disc drusen
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 122:48-53. 2004
    ..There have been anecdotal reports of anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (AION) occurring in eyes with optic disc drusen (ODD), but the clinical features of this condition have not been well characterized...
  3. ncbi request reprint Giant cell arteritis with spontaneous remission
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, and Indiana University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 35:59-61. 2007
    ..Clinical manifestations of giant cell arteritis (GCA) are variable. Whether signs and symptoms present in an explosive fashion or insidiously, once manifest the course is usually progressive unless treatment is initiated...
  4. pmc Vasculopathic cranial ocular motor neuropathy following sudden emotional stress
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Front Neurol 1:145. 2010
    ..Mechanisms by which these autonomic changes might produce an ischemic cranial nerve palsy include intra-cranial vasoconstriction and transient systemic hypotension due to alterations in cardiac function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Papilledema and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    V A Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 201 Pennsylvania Pkwy, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:1626-30. 2000
    ..To characterize the pathogenesis and clinical features of optic disc edema associated with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (SAS)...
  6. doi request reprint Photo essay. Isolated fascicular third nerve palsy
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana University Medical Center, Indiana 46290, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 30:263-5. 2010
    ..The clinical deficit and neuroimaging in this case provide further support for a previously suggested topographic organization of the fascicles of the third nerve within the brainstem...
  7. doi request reprint Optic perineuritis secondary to Wegener's granulomatosis
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 200 West 103rd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46290, USA
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 37:712-7. 2009
    ..We describe three patients in whom OPN was secondary to Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) and compare the clinical findings in these cases with those of idiopathic OPN...
  8. ncbi request reprint Optic neuropathy in patients using amiodarone
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 201 Pennsylvania Parkway, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:696-701. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint Statin-associated myasthenia gravis: report of 4 cases and review of the literature
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 85:82-5. 2006
    ..In each case, some degree of recovery followed discontinuation of the statin medication...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intraorbital optic nerve signal hyperintensity on magnetic resonance imaging sequences in perioperative hypotensive ischemic optic neuropathy
    Valerie Purvin
    Neuro ophthalmology Section, Midwest Eye Institute and the Department of Ophthalmology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 25:202-4. 2005
    ..This imaging abnormality has not been previously reported in this setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neuro-ophthalmic emergencies for the neurologist
    Valerie Purvin
    Indiana University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Neurologist 11:195-233. 2005
    ..Throughout there are specific guidelines for the management of these disorders, and areas are highlighted in which there is ongoing controversy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Optic perineuritis: clinical and radiographic features
    V Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, 201 Pennsylvania Pkwy, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 119:1299-306. 2001
    ..Optic perineuritis is an uncommon variety of orbital inflammatory disease that is distinct from demyelinating optic neuritis...
  13. pmc Dolichoectatic arterial compression of the anterior visual pathways: neuro-ophthalmic features and clinical course
    V Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute and Indiana University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:27-32. 2004
    ..To characterise the clinical findings and natural history of anterior visual pathway compression by dolichoectatic intracranial vessels...
  14. doi request reprint Neuroretinitis: review of the literature and new observations
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana 46290, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 31:58-68. 2011
    ..Decisions regarding evaluation and treatment should be made with these features in mind...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular disease and the visual system
    Valerie Purvin
    Department of Neuro Ophthalmology, Midwest Eye Institute, 201 Pennsylvania Parkway, Indianapolis, IN 46280, USA
    Ophthalmol Clin North Am 17:329-55, vi. 2004
    ..This article emphasizes the conditions that present most commonly to ophthalmologists...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sprint car visual loss
    Valerie Purvin
    Midwest Eye Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana 46280, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 49:90-5. 2004
    ..A diagnosis of commotio retinae was established by multi-focal ERG testing. This relatively new technique is discussed, including comparison to full-field ERG and clinical applications...
  17. doi request reprint Multiple sclerosis on steroids
    Matthew S Johnson
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 55:460-6. 2010
    ..A diagnosis of fulminant multiple sclerosis was made. The patient died within 2 months of diagnosis. Multiple sclerosis and a fulminant subtype known as Marburg disease are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Recovery of postoperative visual loss following treatment of severe anaemia
    Aki Kawasaki
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 34:497-9. 2006
    ..In an otherwise healthy patient, visual loss associated with postoperative blood loss may still be partially reversible with correction of the anaemia, even after a delayed period of time...
  19. ncbi request reprint Peripheral field loss: something old, something new
    Sevim Kavuncu
    Neuro Ophthalmology Service, Wills Eye Institute, Thomas Jefferson University, Phialdelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Surv Ophthalmol 53:397-402. 2008
    ..Fundus examination showed bilateral optic nerve head drusen and left retinal nerve fiber layer edema consistent with non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy...