Evolution of sarcoid granulomas of the retina

Larry Frohman, Ruben Grigorian, Thomas Slamovits

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Abstract

PURPOSE: To report a case of a young woman with a history of sarcoidosis who developed retinal granulomas. METHODS: Case report. RESULTS: A 33-year old woman with history of sarcoidosis with involvement of the central nervous system, confirmed by skin biopsy, bronchoscopy, and neuroimaging, presented with visual loss and was found to have choroidal and optic nerve granulomas in the left eye, and subsequently developed retinal granulomas in the left eye. CONCLUSION: Retinal granuloma is a rare manifestation of sarcoidosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)661-662
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican journal of ophthalmology
Volume131
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 21 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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