TITLE

Bilateral spontaneous hyphema in juvenile xanthogranuloma

AUTHOR(S)
Vijayalakshmi, P.; Shetty, Shashikant; Jethani, Jitendra; Devi, T. B. Uma
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2006, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
This report describes a rare occurrence of bilateral, spontaneous, nontraumatic hyphema in a 6 weeks old infant, associated with a small, multiple skin lesions. The diagnosis of juvenile xanthogranuloma was confirmed by histopathological examination of the cutaneous lesions. The hyphaema cleared gradually in 2 weeks time with conservative management.
ACCESSION #
20045182

 

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