Corpus ID: 45984455

[A full thickness macular hole as an uncommon complication of Behçet disease].

@article{AngioiDuprez2001AFT,
  title={[A full thickness macular hole as an uncommon complication of Behçet disease].},
  author={K. Angioi-Duprez and T. Maalouf and M. Gerin and J. L. George},
  journal={Journal francais d'ophtalmologie},
  year={2001},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={
          172-4
        }
}
  • K. Angioi-Duprez, T. Maalouf, +1 author J. L. George
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • Journal francais d'ophtalmologie
  • The authors report the occurrence of an unusual complication of Behçet's disease: a full thickness macular hole caused by retinal vasculitis resulting in a definite functional impairment. A review of the different ocular complications is provided, stressing the unusual location on the posterior segment and the potential seriousness of these complications. 
    5 Citations

    Topics from this paper

    Surgical outcome of vitrectomy for macular hole secondary to uveitis
    • 14
    • Highly Influenced
    Spontaneous closure of macular holes secondary to posterior uveitis: case series and a literature review
    • 20
    Retinal Detachment Due to a Macular Hole in a Patient with Behçet Disease Treated with Vitrectomy and Silicone Oil Tamponade
    • 11
    • PDF
    Vitreous surgery for macular hole in patients with Vogt‐Koyanagi‐Harada disease
    • 10
    Macular Hole in Behcet's Disease
    • 20