publication . Other literature type . 2013

De-novo Appearance of a Choroidal Osteoma in an Eye with Previous Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion

Adhi, Mehreen; Bryant, Juanita Sonya; Alwassia, Ahmad A; Chen, Carolyn; Duker, Jay S;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
Abstract
This report describes the de-novo appearance of a choroidal osteoma in an eye, following years after laser photocoagulation for previous branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO). A 62-year old male presented with an asymptomatic yellowish-orange lesion in the macula on fundus examination of his left eye, during a regular follow up visit for bilateral BRVO associated with macular edema, which had been treated with laser photocoagulation many years ago. The lesion was observed for 1.5 years until decrease in vision occurred. Fundus photography revealed a yellow-to-orange, well-defined lesion in the macular region. Fluorescein angiography was consistent with choroidal ...
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mesheuropmc: eye diseasesgenetic structuressense organs
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