Vitreous & Retina



















Tumor / Others
Vitreous Amyloidosis

  • Maybe an isolated finding or as a part of systemic amyloidosis.
  • Can be hereditary such as in Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy or nonhereditary.
  • Clinical features:
    • Symptoms: slowly progressive bilateral or unilateral decreased in visual acuity.
    • Signs:
      • Unilateral or bilateral typical "glass-wool" or "cobweb" appearance of vitreous opacities
      • Hazy view of the fundus
  • Management: therapeutic vitrectomy in visually significant cases.

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