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Peripapillary arterial loop--case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10518369     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Peripapillary arterial loops are uncommon congenital retinal arterial anomalies, which are characterized by retinal arterial loops that originate and terminate on the retina beyond the optic disc borders. We report a case of peripapillary arterial loop associated with preretinal and vitreous hemorrhage. The fluorescein angiography demonstrates the arterial loop and leakage from the loop and its capillaries. The origin of hemorrhage of peripapillary arterial loop might result from the loop and its adjacent capillaries.
P C Ding; M T Chen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1607-551X     ISO Abbreviation:  Kaohsiung J. Med. Sci.     Publication Date:  1999 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-10-28     Completed Date:  1999-10-28     Revised Date:  2006-08-28    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100960562     Medline TA:  Kaohsiung J Med Sci     Country:  CHINA (REPUBLIC: 1949- )    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  510-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Ophthalmology, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan, Republic of China.
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MeSH Terms
Retinal Artery / abnormalities*
Vitreous Hemorrhage / etiology

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