Calcific retinal emboli

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Identifier R3C7
Title Calcific retinal emboli
Subject Occlusive Vascular Disease; Calcific retinal emboli; Central/Branch Retinal Artery Occlusion; Retinal Emboli
Description Calcific retinal emboli. This woman had aortic stenosis and a heart murmur. There is a large calcium embolus totally occluding the superior branches of the central retinal artery. Note: calcium emboli of this type usually derive from the aortic valve disease. Note superior retinal infarction. Far view of R3_C6.
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 1968
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 R3C7
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/s6962f3v
Setname ehsl_novel_wfh
Date Created 2004-06-03
Date Modified 2012-11-06
ID 190010
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