An unusual cause of central retinal artery occlusion: Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome


Erdol H. , Turk A., Caylan R.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.17, no.4, pp.671-673, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.671-673

Abstract

PURPOSE. In patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), disturbances in the circulation of retinal vessels are mostly encountered at the microvascular level. Rarely observed large retinal vessel occlusions frequently affect retinal veins.