|Year : 2018 | Volume
| Issue : 8 | Page : 1195
Idiopathic retinal vasculitis, aneurysms, and neuroretinitis
Nitin Kumar Menia, Swati Kiran, Reema Bansal
Advanced Eye Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
|Date of Web Publication||23-Jul-2018|
Dr. Reema Bansal
Advanced Eye Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160 012
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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Menia NK, Kiran S, Bansal R. Idiopathic retinal vasculitis, aneurysms, and neuroretinitis. Indian J Ophthalmol 2018;66:1195
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Menia NK, Kiran S, Bansal R. Idiopathic retinal vasculitis, aneurysms, and neuroretinitis. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2018 [cited 2023 Feb 8];66:1195. Available from: https://www.ijo.in/text.asp?2018/66/8/1195/237338
A 21-year-old male with decreased vision (4/60 both eyes) for 3 months presented with idiopathic retinal vasculitis, aneurysms, and neuroretinitis (IRVAN) as seen by disc edema, vascular sheathing, and exudates in macula and around the disc [Figure 1]a and [Figure 1]b, with aneurysmal dilatations on optic nerve head and retinal arterioles at or near their bifurcations on ultra-widefield fluorescein angiography [Figure 1]c and [Figure 1]d.,,,, Laboratory workup was normal. Three months following oral prednisolone, both eyes' macular edema decreased with two-line visual improvement. Although an isolated retinal vascular disease, IRVAN can cause severe visual loss due to neovascular sequelae.,,,,
|Figure 1: Ultra-widefield fundus photograph showing disc edema, vascular sheathing, and exudates in macula and around the disc in the right (a) and left (b) eyes. Ultra-widefield fundus fluorescein angiography confirmed aneurysmal dilatations on the optic nerve head and retinal arterioles at or near their major branching sites in both eyes (c and d)|
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