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Retinal Phlebitis


Presentation

  • METHODS: A 44-year-old Indian man diagnosed with autoimmune hemolytic anemia presented with a 1-week history of blurred vision in both eyes. Fundus biomicroscopy revealed bilateral peripheral retinal venous sheathing and cellophane maculopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • This case is a young female that presented with non-specific visual complaints and was found to have bilateral retinal periphlebitis.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu]
  • Retinal Phlebitis with Sarcoidosis Identifier 40_Retinal Phlebitis with Sarcoidosis Title Retinal Phlebitis with Sarcoidosis Subject Retina; Sarcoidosis; Retinal Vein; Exudates and Transudates; Optic Disk; Fundus Oculi Presenting Symptom Exudate in left[collections.lib.utah.edu]
  • Improve your interpretation of presenting symptoms with 38 new topics and 40 new images in the Differential Diagnosis section, and optimize patient care with more than 250 new figures and tables.[books.google.de]
  • We describe three patients who presented with a solitary focal phlebitis, all of whom developed a retinal venous occlusion distal to the site of inflammation.[journals.lww.com]
Lymphadenopathy
  • Phlebitis with Sarcoidosis Subject Retina; Sarcoidosis; Retinal Vein; Exudates and Transudates; Optic Disk; Fundus Oculi Presenting Symptom Exudate in left fundus Pathology Exudate along retinal veins Clinical The patient was a 50-year old female with lymphadenopathy[collections.lib.utah.edu]
  • Clinical response was noted by weight gain, regression of cervical lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly. There was regrowth of scalp hair and resolution of serum markers.[ijo.in]
  • .- ) human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease resulting in generalized lymphadenopathy ( B23.1 ) I88.0 Nonspecific mesenteric lymphadenitis Mesenteric lymphadenitis (acute)(chronic) I88.1 Chronic lymphadenitis, except mesenteric Adenitis Lymphadenitis[apps.who.int]
  • Bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy or pulmonary infiltrates are visible on chest radiographs. Biopsy, when feasible, reveals noncaseating epitheliod cell granulomas and allows differentiation from infection or malignancy.[glaucomatoday.com]
  • […] within the choroid, and choroidal inflammatory lesions of varying size. 2 The diagnosis of sarcoidosis is suggested by elevated serum angiotensin-converting enzyme and/or lysozyme levels and chest imaging (x-ray or CT scan) revealing bilateral hilar lymphadenopathy[westcoastretina.com]
Sleep Apnea
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Heart Disease
  • A 40-year-old woman with rheumatic heart disease and Streptococcus viridans endocarditis. Three lesions demonstrate, from left to right, evolution of a Roth spot. Footnotes Correspondence to Eytan Z.[circ.ahajournals.org]
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Heart Failure
  • Patients commonly have fatal cardiac involvement such as congestive heart failure and restrictive cardiomyopathy [ 47 ].[omicsonline.org]
Vein Disorder
  • Related Concepts SNOMET-CT Thrombophlebitis of superficial veins of upper extremities (disorder) Retinal phlebitis (disorder) Thrombophlebitis of subclavian vein (disorder) Thrombophlebitis of internal jugular vein (disorder) Coding Advice SNOMET-CT Possible[icd.codes]
Scotoma
  • One patient had a progressive decrease in visual acuity, paracentral scotoma, and midperipheral perivascular sheathing. These findings suggest that ocular embolism may sometimes be a factor in the development of retinal phlebitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • He had visual disturbance, ring-like scotoma, and night blindness bilaterally. There were narrowed retinal arterioles and dilated retinal venules. Oral corticosteroid therapy had positive effects.[bjo.bmj.com]
  • Visual field testing with Humphery Central 30-2 Threshold Test (Humphery Instruments, San Leandro, Calif) was normal in the right eye, but demonstrated a paracentral scotoma in the left eye. No other extraocular lesion was observed.[healio.com]
  • […] as Mycobacterium tuberculosis , visceral larva migrans ( Toxocara canis & Toxocara cati ) can also cause retinal vasculitis. [1] Symptoms [ edit ] Retinal vasculitis presents as painless, decrease of visual acuity (blurry vision), visual floaters , scotomas[en.wikipedia.org]
  • Other symptoms may include floaters from accompanying vitritis, a blind spot from ischemia-induced scotomas, metamorphopsia (change in shape of an object) in case of macular involvement or altered color perception.[ejournalofophthalmology.com]
Blurred Vision
  • Eight weeks postoperatively, the patient experienced blurred vision in the left and right eyes. Fundus examination showed focal whitish patches in the parafoveal and juxtafoveal areas and lack of foveal reflex in both eyes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • METHODS: A 44-year-old Indian man diagnosed with autoimmune hemolytic anemia presented with a 1-week history of blurred vision in both eyes. Fundus biomicroscopy revealed bilateral peripheral retinal venous sheathing and cellophane maculopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • We report two cases complained blurred vision, have characteristic frosted branch appearence, positive viral serology and branch retinal vein occlusion. Keywords : Branch retinal vein occlusion, frosted branch angiitis, vasculitis[retinavitreus.com]
  • The retina may become inflamed resulting in blurred vision, abnormal sensitivity to light (photophobia), and/or, inflammation of the thin membranous layer of blood vessels behind the retina (chorioretinitis).[rarediseases.org]
Retinal Lesion
  • Retinal lesions without any associated ocular or orbital involvement, are a very unusual presentation of either classic or limited from of Wegner's granulomatosis.[ijo.in]
  • Retinal lesions such as peripheral neovasularization or sea fans neovascularization (reminiscent of sickle cell retinopathy) may develop in patients with chronic leukemia and are thought to occur as a result of peripheral nonperfusion and ischemia from[reviewofoptometry.com]
  • Stock 18 and Gilbert 19 have shown acid fast bacilli in the peripheral retinal lesion and perivascular sheaths in eyes with primary phlebitis.[nature.com]
  • Holland et al. [37] reported the development of intraocular inflammatory reactions including vitritis, iridocyclitis, and retinal vasculitis without necrotizing retinal lesions in individuals with acquired systemic toxoplasmosis.[meajo.org]
Night Blindness
  • He had visual disturbance, ring-like scotoma, and night blindness bilaterally. There were narrowed retinal arterioles and dilated retinal venules. Oral corticosteroid therapy had positive effects.[bjo.bmj.com]
  • They show retinitis pigmentosa like picture with night blindness and vascular attenuation [ 140 ]. Retinal phlebitis and vitiritis may also be present [ 140 ]. Arterial and venous sheathing may be seen is ocular lymphoma [ 141 ].[omicsonline.org]
Background Retinopathy
  • retinopathy and retinal vascular changes ICD-9-CM Index References • Angiopathia, angiopathy retinalis • Arteritis retina • Disease, diseased Eales' • Eales' disease • Endarteritis retina • Endophlebitis retina • Microangiopathy retinal • Periphlebitis[coding-pro.com]
Facial Pain
  • Volume 1 covers the visual sensory system, the autonomic nervous system, the ocular motor system, the eyelid, facial pain and headache, and nonorganic disease. Volume 2 covers tumors, the phacomatoses, and vascular disease.[books.google.com]
Suggestibility
  • These findings suggest that ocular embolism may sometimes be a factor in the development of retinal phlebitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • This suggests that our cases represent a distinct clinical entity, which starts with a focal abnormality in the wall of a retinal venule, resulting in surrounding exudation and, ultimately, ends with branch retinal vein occlusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
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  • This suggests that our cases represent a distinct clinical entity, which starts with a focal abnormality in the wall of a retinal venule, resulting in surrounding exudation and, ultimately, ends with branch retinal vein occlusion .[journals.lww.com]
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Workup

  • If the patient's workup suggests an underlying systemic cause, then further examinations and laboratory tests should be performed.[symbiosisonlinepublishing.com]
  • Thorough Ocular and Systemic Evaluation The workup of patients with retinal vasculitis necessitates suspicion for a wide variety of systemic infectious and inflammatory diseases (Table 10.1 ).[entokey.com]
  • TREATMENT After an initial workup establishes a noninfectious etiology, the mainstay of treatment is the timely and judicious use of topical corticosteroids.[glaucomatoday.com]
  • Cerebrovascular disease seems to be the most associated finding seen in SLE patients with Hughes’ retinopathy, 14 and proper neurological workup should be taken into consideration.[reviewofophthalmology.com]
Retinal Phlebitis
  • This is thought to be the first documentation of retinal phlebitis occurring in this condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • To report a case of retinal phlebitis with cystoid macular edema in both eyes 8 weeks after LASIK. A 30-year-old woman underwent bilateral myopic LASIK. Eight weeks postoperatively, the patient experienced blurred vision in the left and right eyes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Histologic sections were examined, revealing a significant correlation between the Irvine-Gass syndrome and retinal phlebitis, which has not been reported previously, as well as cyclitis and vitritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • A case is reported of retinal phlebitis associated with pregnancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • These findings suggest that ocular embolism may sometimes be a factor in the development of retinal phlebitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Treatment

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  • On final examination 6.5 months after treatment, UCVA had returned to 20/20 in both eyes.[healio.com]
  • TREATMENT After an initial workup establishes a noninfectious etiology, the mainstay of treatment is the timely and judicious use of topical corticosteroids.[glaucomatoday.com]
  • Conclusions : After 7 years of follow up, intravitreal Bevacizumab appears to be safe for treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity, with treatable ocular adverse events.[iovs.arvojournals.org]

Prognosis

  • . - prognosis is determined by the amount of initial capillary non-perfusion - if papillophlebitis is initially non-ischemic, then prognosis is good - optimal treatment has yet to be determined - it is unclear whether or not anticoagulant therapy improves[sites.google.com]
  • Prognosis is determined by the amount of initial capillary non-perfusion. If papillophlebitis is initially non-ischemic, then prognosis is good. Fortunately, the vast majority of cases will be non-ischemic.[medicalstudy.blogspot.com]
  • Although, prognosis of SLE has improved with newer treatments, long-term prognosis remains poor [ 97 ]. Spondyloarthropathies: They are a group of disorders featuring HLA-B27 positivity and enthesitis [ 98 ].[omicsonline.org]
  • The prognosis is reserved. You may use these HTML tags and attributes to empatize your opinion: This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.[bendomd.com]
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Etiology

  • The etiology was undetermined and she was sent on to Neurology to be worked up for multiple sclerosis which can be associated with this condition.[webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu]
  • . - Lonn and Hoyt agreed with this etiology, but felt that "papillophlebitis" was a more appropriate descriptive term - Hart and co-workers, however, pointed out that an inflammatory etiology for this disease is tenuous, and no well-documented cases have[sites.google.com]
  • TREATMENT After an initial workup establishes a noninfectious etiology, the mainstay of treatment is the timely and judicious use of topical corticosteroids.[glaucomatoday.com]
  • It is a sight-threatening inflammatory disease with an unknown etiology and pathogenesis. Retinal veins, capillaries, and arterioles may be involved and veins are most commonly affected.[healio.com]
  • Etiology: The common primary causes of retinal vasculitis where vessel is the primary target of the inflammatory process are: (a) Localized to the eye - Idiopathic - Intermediate uveitis of the pars planitis type - Frosted branch angiitis - Idiopathic[ejournalofophthalmology.com]

Epidemiology

  • Epidemiology Frequency United States Central retinal vein occlusion Most patients with CRVO are older than 65 years. Most cases are unilateral, with approximately 6%-14% of cases bilateral.[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Of course, with small number of patients and without a matched control group, any description of epidemiologic features is preliminary.[doctorlib.info]
  • It is also important to be aware of the epidemiology of posterior uveitis in a given patient population and practice setting.[retinalphysician.com]
  • Epidemiology of systemic lupus erythematosus: A comparison of worldwide disease burden. Lupus 2006;15(5):308-18. 3. Johnson AE, Gordon C, Palmer RG, Bacon PA. The prevalence and incidence of systemic lupus erythematosus in Birmingham, England.[reviewofophthalmology.com]
  • The epidemiology of retinal vein occlusion: the Beaver Dam Eye Study. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2000; 98: 133-141 2 Klein R, Moss SE, Meuer SM, Klein BE. The 15-year cumulative incidence of retinal vein occlusion: the Beaver Dam Eye Study.[ghrnet.org]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Pathophysiology

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  • Pathophysiology - essentially a central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) occurring in a young, healthy patient - aka: Big Blind Spot Syndrome (BBSS), benign retinal vasculitis, presumed phlebitis of the optic disc, optic disc vasculitis, and non-ischemic[sites.google.com]
  • Pathophysiology Papillophlebitis is essentially a central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) occurring in a young, healthy patient.[medicalstudy.blogspot.com]
  • However, the pathophysiology of primary retinal vasculitis is often closely aligned with Eales' disease. Eales' disease is also associated with isolated conditions of retinal vasculitis, most often seen in young men.[symbiosisonlinepublishing.com]

Prevention

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  • Prevention Routine changing of intravenous (IV) lines helps to prevent thrombophlebitis related to IVs.[mountsinai.org]
  • Medication The most common form of treatment is medication, which can dissolve clots or prevent them from forming. Blood thinners (anticoagulants) are designed to prevent blood clots and may be the most effective way of preventing new clots.[healthline.com]
  • Prevention In the hospital, swollen or inflamed veins can be prevented by: The nurse regularly changing the location of your IV line and removing it if swelling, redness, or pain develop Walking and staying active as soon as possible after surgery or[mountsinai.org]

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