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Indian J Ophthalmol. 2019 Apr;67(4):561-563. doi: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_1478_18.

A case of retinal cavernous hemangioma analyzed with optical coherence tomography angiography.

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Vitreo-Retina and Uvea Services, Sadguru Netra Chikitsalaya, Chitrakoot, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Abstract

Retinal cavernous hemangiomas is a rare vascular tumor, isolated and non-progressive. This tumor is incidentally diagnosed on fundus examination and visual impairment can be rare presentation from vitreous hemorrhage, pre-retinal traction, hyphema, or macular scarring. The tumor has typical appearance of grape-like clusters of dilated vascular sacs with variable surface gliosis. Characteristic imaging findings aids in diagnosis. Newly emerged imaging tool is optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT A) which obtains high-resolution visualization of retinal vasculature in non-invasive fashion. In the present case report, we analyzed various diagnostic tool available for retinal cavernous hemangiomas; illustrating on the OCT A features.

KEYWORDS:

Optical coherence tomography angiography; retinal cavernous hemangiomas

PMID:
30900601
DOI:
10.4103/ijo.IJO_1478_18
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