Double prepapillary arterial loops associated with superior branch macular artery occlusion

Vedantham, Vasumathy; Ramasamy, Kim; Namperumalsamy, P.; Cunningham Jr, Emmett T.; Cunningham, Emmett T Jr
June 2005
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Jun2005, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p126
Academic Journal
journal article
Prepapillary arterial loops are congenital vascular anomalies that have been noted to cause arterial occlusions. We report a case of superior branch macular artery occlusion in an eye with two independent prepapillary arterial loops, following a Valsalva-like mechanism.


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