Retinopathy of Moderate Hypertension

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Identifier 16_Retinopathy of Moderate Hypertension
Title Retinopathy of Moderate Hypertension
Subject Retina; Hypertensive Retinopathy; Retinal Hemorrhage; Retinal Vessels; Papilledema; Exudates and Transudates; Optic Disk; Fundus Oculi
Presenting Symptom Papilledema with exudate
Pathology Hyperemia
Clinical A 37-year old male with a 3-week history of hematuria. Previous history significant for hypertension with present blood pressure measured at 240/140. The fundi showed swelling of disc margins with congestion of the small papillary and peripapillary vessels, narrowing of all retinal arteries, multiple cotton wool spots, flame-shaped hemorrhages and exudate.
Disease/Diagnosis Hypertensive retinopathy
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/s66q1zxp
Setname ehsl_novel_dgc
Date Created 2012-03-20
Date Modified 2012-07-11
ID 177268
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