TITLE

Premacular haemorrhage associated with arteriovenous communications of the retina induced by a valsalva-like mechanism: an observational case report

AUTHOR(S)
Vedantham, Vasumathy; Agrawal, Deepak; Ramasamy, Kim
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Jun2005, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p128
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
A 26-year-old woman presented with sudden defective vision in the right eye following lifting a heavy bucket of water. Examination showed a dense premacular subhyaloid haemorrhage associated with arteriovenous communications of the retina (AVCRs). Spontaneous absorption of the premacular haemorrhage with consequent improvement in the visual acuity was seen after two months. The possible aetiopathogenesis of the case is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
18315028

 

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