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Please enter at least one feature (symptom, sign or investigation result) before performing the calculation.
For example, if chest pain and low oxygen saturations were present, but haemoptysis was absent, the features section should look as follows:
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Hydroxychloroquine is used in the management of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic/discoid lupus erythematosus. It is pharmacologically very similar to chloroquine which is used to treat certain types of malaria.
Bull's eye retinopathy - may result in severe and permanent visual loss
Recent data suggest that retinopathy caused by hydroxychloroquine is more common than previously thought and the most recent RCOphth guidelines (March 2018) suggest colour retinal photography and spectral domain optical coherence tomography scanning of the macula
The BNF advises: 'Ask patient about visual symptoms and monitor visual acuity annually using the standard reading chart'