University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Vascular sheathing in idiopathic retinal vasculitis

Contributor: Jesse Vislisel, MD

Photographer: Toni Venckus, CRA

Vasculitis. At the time of these photographs, the patient had active vasculitis in the right eye while the left was inactive. He has prominent vascular sheathing and scattered retinal pigmented epithelium (RPE) changes. The fluorescein angiogram shows scattered leakage in the right eye and window defects in the area of RPE atrophy in the left eye.

Right Eye Left Eye
right eye fundus left eye fundus
right eye fluorescein left eye fluorescein
right eye fundus montage left eye fundus montage

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last updated: 1/21/2015
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