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What is endophthalmitis? tx?

- infection of vitreous fluid
- swollen eyelids, hypopon (layer of leukocytes in anterior chamber), conjunctivitis
- tx: aspiration and vitrectomy, antibiotics via intravitreal route


What should you watch for in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease? Most common extrarenal manifestation?

- renal function decline-- treat with ACE-i
- hypertension (maintain <130/80), NOT extrarenal manifestation
- most common extra renal: hepatic cysts
- 10% have berry aneurysms, only needs to be screened for family with positive SAH hx.


choice of screening for asymptomatic family members with ADPKD