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Bilateral Choroidal Osteoma in a Healthy Woman

Scientific Poster Bilateral Choroidal Osteoma in a Healthy Woman by Javier Placeres, Maria del Carmen Calatayud, Spain Javier Placeres, Maria del Carmen Calatayud, Spain Choroidal osteoma is a rare tumor that affects young women. Twenty percent of the cases are bilateral. We report a case of osteoma in a patient with bilateral involvement and atypical location. The differential diagnosis is crucial not to confuse it with other malignant...

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Bilateral Peripheral Exudative Hemorrhagic Chorioretinopathy

Bilateral Peripheral Exudative Hemorrhagic Chorioretinopathy RETINA PHOTO Bilateral Peripheral Exudative Hemorrhagic Chorioretinopathy by Javier Placeres, José Ruiz Colechá, Spain ABSTRACT I will present images of both eyes of a patient suffering from bilateral peripheral exudative hemorrhagic chorioretinopathy. The images shows the areas with previous chorioretinal atrophy and the new bilateral hemorrhagic detachments affecting the...

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Peripapillary Intrachoroidal Cavitation in Myopic Patient

Myopic patients more than -6 diopters may suffer from this newly recognized pathology previously termed peripapillary detachment in pathologic myopia. It affects 5 % of highly myopic eyes. Usually a yellowish round lesion can be observed inferiorly to the optic nerve during fundus examination. We described that complex forces like posterior expansion force, vitreous traction force, and vitreous fluid dynamics determine the size and shape of...

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Unusual Ocular Pretrombotic Syndrome

RETINA PHOTO_Javier Placeres Images showing retinal hemorrhages at different levels (three of them in the subhyaloid space, many of them in the intraretinal space and combined hemorrhages in areas of posterior vitreous detachment).

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