Cilioretinal artery occlusion following intranasal cocaine insufflations

Kannan, Balaji; Balaji, V?ayalakshmi; Kummararaj, Sherin; Govindarajan, Kummararaj
September 2011
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Sep2011, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p388
Academic Journal
Case Study
Cocaine is used to produce a euphoric eff ect by abusers, who may be unaware of the devastating systemic and ocular side eff ects of this drug. We describe the fi rst known case of cilioretinal artery occlusion aft er intranasal cocaine abuse.


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