J A Leavitt

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

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    Leavitt J, Campbell R. Cost-effectiveness in the diagnosis of sarcoidosis: the conjunctival biopsy. Eye (Lond). 1998;12 ( Pt 6):959-62 pubmed
    ..Multiple levels of the tissue must be examined, as distribution of the granulomas may be random. Also, bilateral conjunctival specimens should be obtained to increase the positive yield. ..
  2. Leavitt J, Stafford S, Link M, Pollock B. Long-term evaluation of radiation-induced optic neuropathy after single-fraction stereotactic radiosurgery. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2013;87:524-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Physicians performing single-fraction SRS should remain cautious when treating lesions adjacent to the AVP, especially when the maximum dose exceeds 10 Gy. ..
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    Leavitt J, Wayman L, Hodge D, Brubaker R. Pupillary response to four concentrations of pilocarpine in normal subjects: application to testing for Adie tonic pupil. Am J Ophthalmol. 2002;133:333-6 pubmed
    ..The amount of pupillary constriction to dilute pilocarpine is utilized as a diagnostic test for Adie tonic pupil as distinguished from a normal pupil response...
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    Leavitt J, Kotagal S. The "cherry red" spot. Pediatr Neurol. 2007;37:74-5 pubmed
  5. Leavitt J, Larson T, Hodge D, Gullerud R. The incidence of central retinal artery occlusion in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011;152:820-3.e2 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the incidence of central retinal artery occlusion in Olmsted County, Minnesota...