A CASE OF UNILATERAL SPORADIC SOLITARY CAPILLARY HEMANGIOBLASTOMA ASSOCIATED WITH CIRCINATE RETINOPATHY – A RARE PRESENTATION.

Avani Patil, Antariksh Mohta, Milind Sabnis

Abstract


: Retinal capillary hemangiomas are benign vascular tumors that arise from the retina or optic disc and those associated with von hippel landau disease occur earlier, more frequently and bilaterally compared to sporadic RCH’s. We report below a rare case of solitary sporadic capillary hemangioma in the right eye complicated by circinate retinopathy with an absolutely normal retina of the other eye. A detailed history with thorough clinical and ocular examination with the necessary investigations was done and treatment was initiated. Two months following the treatment, the patient showed an improvement in visual acquity.


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Sporadic, capillary hemangioma, von hippel lindau, circinate.

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