Calcific retinal emboli

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Identifier R3C5
Title Calcific retinal emboli
Subject Occlusive Vascular Disease; Calcific Retinal Emboli
Description Calcific retinal emboli. There is a round gray embolus occluding the superior temporal branch of the retinal artery. Note that the blood column is absent in the superior temporal retinal artery for a short distance off of the disc margin. Note that two collateral branches now fill the distal temporal retinal artery. White calcific embolus can be seen near the nasal disc margin at 9:00.
Anatomy Retina
Pathology Calcific aortic stenosis
Disease/Diagnosis Calcific aortic stenosis
Clinical Sudden loss of inferior visual field.
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 1963
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 R3C5
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/s6jq3xhr
Setname ehsl_novel_wfh
Date Created 2005-02-01
Date Modified 2005-02-01
ID 190008
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