Massive Exudate and Punctate Hemorrhages

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Identifier 11_Massive Exudate and Punctate Hemorrhages
Title Massive Exudate and Punctate Hemorrhages
Subject Retinal; Exudates and Transudates; Retinal Hemorrhage; Macula Lutea; Hypertension; Diabetes Complications; Optic Disk; Fundus Oculi
Presenting Symptom Retinal hemorrhage
Pathology Multiple punctate spots
Clinical The exudate is focally massive and appears to have formed by conglomeration of multiple punctate spots. The confluence in the macula suggests a partial star figure resulting from the radiate arrangement of nerve fibers in this region. The patient was a 67-year old male with hypertension and diabetes.
Disease/Diagnosis Diabetic sequelae
Creator David G. Cogan, MD (1908-1993), Former Director of Ophthalmology, National Eye Institute
Contributor Primary Donaldson, David D.
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 1971
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Relation is Part of David G. Cogan Collection; Ocular Fundus Slides
Holding Institution Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah, 10 N 1900 E, SLC, UT 84112-5890
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6vd715q
Setname ehsl_novel_dgc
Date Created 2012-03-20
Date Modified 2012-07-11
ID 177263
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