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A 65-year-old man with a 16 year history of type 2 diabetes mellitus presents complaining of poor eye sight and blurred vision. Visual acuity measured using a Snellen chart is reduced to 6/12 in the right eye and 6/18 in the left eye. Fundoscopy reveals a number of yellow deposits in the left eye consistent with drusen formation. Similar changes but to a lesser extent are seen in the right eye.

What is the most likely diagnosis?

A. Wet age-related macular degeneration
B. Pre-proliferative diabetic retinopathy
C. Chronic open angle glaucoma
D. Proliferative diabetic retinopathy
E. Dry age-related macular degeneration

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Which one of the following is associated with the Holmes-Adie pupil?

A. Decreased ankle reflexes
B. Pupillary constriction
C. Ptosis in 10-20% of cases
D. An increased of developing multiple sclerosis
E. Neurosyphilis

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A 71-year-old man presents with a burning sensation around his right eye. On examination an erythematous blistering rash can be seen in the right trigeminal distribution.

What is the most likely diagnosis?

A. Ramsay Hunt syndrome
B. Cluster headache
C. Fungal keratitis
D. Herpes zoster ophthalmicus
E. Trigeminal neuralgia

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Which one of the following is least associated with the development of optic atrophy?

A. Ataxic telangiectasia
B. Longstanding papilloedema
C. Multiple sclerosis
D. Glaucoma
E. Retinitis pigmentosa

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A 34-year-old woman presents complaining of headaches. Examination of her pupils using a light shone alternately in each eye reveals that when the light is shone in the right eye both pupils constrict but when the light source immediately moves to the left eye both eyes appear to dilate.

What is the most likely diagnosis?

A. Right optic neuritis
B. Left sided Horner's syndrome
C. Craniopharyngioma
D. Left optic neuritis
E. Right Holmes-Adie pupil

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