University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Elizabeth Gauger, MD, University of Iowa

Photographer: Toni Venckus, CRA

Category: Retina

Hollenhorst plaque in Branch Retinal Artery Occlusion (BRAO)

Hollenhorst plaque in BRAO

Hollenhorst plaque

Image Comments:

BRAO left eye. Two Hollenhorst plaques can be visualized: one in the first bifurcation of the central retinal artery and another along the inferotemporal arcade arteriorle at a branch point. Also note the macular whitening indicating macular ischemia.

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last updated: 08-22-2012
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