Calcific retinal emboli

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Identifier R3C4
Title Calcific retinal emboli
Subject Occlusive Vascular Disease; Calcific Retinal Emboli
Description Calcific retinal emboli. This fundus shows two calcific emboli in the retinal arteriole tree. The embolus at the end of the disc has caused a retinal infarction and the embolus above the optic disc has also caused a retinal infarction. Note that these white emboli stick in the retinal vessel in midsegment.
Anatomy Retina
Pathology Calcific aortic stenosis
Disease/Diagnosis Calcific aortic stenosis
Clinical Sudden blindness
Imaging NA
Creator William F. Hoyt PhD, Professor Emeritus, University of California, San Francisco
Contributor Primary William F. Hoyt M.D. Professor Emeritus of Ophthalmology, Neurology and Neurosurgery University of California, San Francisco, Department of Ophthalmology
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 1964
Type Image
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Scanned at 2700 ppi on Nikon LS2000 and Nikon 8000 film scanners
Source 35mm Kodachrome slide; 52a
Relation is Part of group R3C4
Rights Management Copyright 2002. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit:
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL
ARK ark:/87278/s6pc5zzj
Setname ehsl_novel_wfh
Date Created 2005-02-01
Date Modified 2005-02-01
ID 190007
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