Acta Scientific Ophthalmology (ISSN: 2582-3191)

Opinion Volume 5 Issue 12

Four in One: Multimodal Imaging of Four Disparate Retinal Pathologies in One Eye

Dhaivat Shah*, Debmalya Das, Subham Sinha Roy and Purna Nangia

Aditya Birla Sankara Netralaya, Kolkata, India

*Corresponding Author: Dhaivat Shah, Aditya Birla Sankara Netralaya, Kolkata, India.

Received: August 05, 2022; Published: November 25, 2022

Abstract

Diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion, age related macular degeneration and macular hole are major retinal diseases that can lead to blindness and affect mainly the elderly population. All of them in a nutshell signify a basic underlying ischemic scenario with addition of detrimental effects of ageing. Published English literature does not reveal a case describing coexistence of all these pathologies simultaneously. This is, to our knowledge, is the first report with coexistent presentation of four major retinal abnormalities in a single eye, which are well highlighted on multimodal imaging modalities.

Keywords: Eye; Female; Pathologies

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Citation

Citation: Dhaivat Shah., et al. “Four in One: Multimodal Imaging of Four Disparate Retinal Pathologies in One Eye".Acta Scientific Ophthalmology 5.12 (2022): 41-43.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Dhaivat Shah., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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