|Year : 2020 | Volume
| Issue : 11 | Page : 2525
Radial ciliary vessel in the angle of anterior chamber
Premanand Chandran, Ekta Arora, Abhipsa Sahu
Glaucoma Services, Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
|Date of Web Publication||26-Oct-2020|
Dr. Premanand Chandran
Aravind Eye Hospital, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore - 641 014, Tamil Nadu
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
|How to cite this article:|
Chandran P, Arora E, Sahu A. Radial ciliary vessel in the angle of anterior chamber. Indian J Ophthalmol 2020;68:2525
A 65-year-old gentleman presented to the hospital for regular check-up. On examination his best corrected visual acuity was 6/6 in both eyes (BE). Anterior segment examination was normal in BE. Intraocular pressure was 14 mmHg in BE. Gonioscopy showed open angles in BE with a blood vessel in the nasal quadrant of right eye crossing the scleral spur and ending in the trabecular meshwork without arborizing [Figure 1]. Posterior segment examination was normal. Blood vessel in the anterior chamber angle was reported in 26% of normal eyes, which were classified as circular ciliary vessel, radial iris root vessel, and radial ciliary vessel.,
|Figure 1: Gonioscopy of the right eye showing blood vessel crossing the scleral spur and ending in the trabecular meshwork|
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