Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

OPHTHALMIC IMAGE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 68  |  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

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Dr. Premanand Chandran
Aravind Eye Hospital, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore - 641 014, Tamil Nadu
India




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Chandran P, Arora E, Sahu A. Radial ciliary vessel in the angle of anterior chamber.Indian J Ophthalmol 2020;68:2525-2525


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Chandran P, Arora E, Sahu A. Radial ciliary vessel in the angle of anterior chamber. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Jan 24 ];68:2525-2525
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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.[1],[2]{Figure 1}

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2Chatterjee S. Ginio-vessels in normal and abnormal eyes. Br J Ophthalmol 1960;44:347-52.