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MKSAP 18 Q & A

A 45-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-day history of deep boring pain in the right eye. She also describes eye redness and photophobia but no recent trauma to the eye. She has a 10-year history of rheumatoid arthritis, treated with etanercept.

On physical examination, vital signs are normal. Diffuse right eye redness is noted, and there is pain on extraocular movement testing. Gentle pressure over the eye with the lid closed results in pain. There is no scleromalacia in either eye. There is diminished visual acuity in the right eye.

Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?

A: Episcleritis
B: Scleritis
C: Subconjunctival hemorrhage
D: Viral conjunctivitis

Answer and Critique

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