Retinopathy Secondary to a Pheochromocytoma

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Identifier 17_Retinopathy Secondary to a Pheochromocytoma
Title Retinopathy Secondary to a Pheochromocytoma
Subject Retina; Hypertensive Retinopathy; Pheochromocytoma; Retinal Hemorrhage; Ischemia; Exudates and Transudates; Macula Lutea; Optic Disk; Fundus Oculi
Presenting Symptom Cotton wool spots
Pathology Retinal ischemia
Clinical The patient was a 59-year old female with a blood pressure of 192/96. Although the major retinal arteries are not well visualized in this central view, the cotton wool spots and exudative star figure about the macula are clear. The fundi had returned to normal a year after surgery.
Disease/Diagnosis Retinopathy secondary to a pheochromocytoma
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/s62z1776
Setname ehsl_novel_dgc
Date Created 2012-03-20
Date Modified 2012-07-11
ID 177269
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