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What does RAPD stand for?

RAPD stands for relative afferent pupillary defect (ophthalmology; aka Marcus-Gunn Pupil)


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a Relative afferent pupillary defect b Normal fundal appearance c Papilloedema d Papillitis 03 Considering the history and the fundus photograph shown in Image A, what is the most likely aetiology?
A relative afferent pupillary defect (RAPD) is assessed using a swinging flashlight test, where rapid stimulation of the affected eye will lead to a small dilatation.