Severe Hypertensive Retinopathy

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Identifier 18_Severe Hypertensive Retinopathy
Title Severe Hypertensive Retinopathy
Subject Retina; Hypertensive Retinopathy; Retinal Hemorrhage; Ischemia; Retinal Vessels; Exudates and Transudates; Cerebral Hemorrhage; Papilledema; Optic Disk; Fundus Oculi
Presenting Symptom Cotton wool spots with exudate
Pathology Retinal hemorrhage
Clinical The patient was a 43-year old male who presented with massive cerebral hemorrhage and a blood pressure of 220/150. The fundi showed conspicuous narrowing of arteries, extensive hemorrhages, cotton wool spots, exudate, papilledema and diffuse edema of the entire retina.
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/s6z60qrt
Setname ehsl_novel_dgc
Date Created 2012-03-20
Date Modified 2012-07-11
ID 177270
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