Posterior subhyaloid precipitates in cytomegalovirus retinitis

Raquel Goldhardt, Ninel Z. Gregori, Thomas Albini, Shalini Yalamanchi, Andres Emanuelli

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Abstract

Purpose: This study aims to report a novel finding of posterior subhyaloid precipitates (PSPs) in two patients with cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis. Methods: A small case series was conducted. Results: Clinical findings, treatment, and follow-up of two patients with CMV and PSPs are presented. Conclusions: Inflammatory precipitates may collect in the posterior subhyaloid space in acute CMV retinitis and resolve with treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)41-45
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection
Volume2
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2012

Keywords

  • AIDS
  • CMV
  • Cytomegalovirus retinitis
  • Inflammatory precipitates
  • OCT
  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Posterior subhyaloid precipitates
  • Uveitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Infectious Diseases

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