[Clinical diagnostics and therapy for non-arteritic central retinal artery occlusion].

@article{Pielen2010ClinicalDA,
  title={[Clinical diagnostics and therapy for non-arteritic central retinal artery occlusion].},
  author={Amelie Pielen and Bernd Junker and Lutz Lothar Hansen and Hansjuergen Thomas Agostini and Nicolas Feltgen},
  journal={Klinische Monatsblatter fur Augenheilkunde},
  year={2010},
  volume={227 9},
  pages={712-20}
}
Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is an ophthalmological emergency situation. Known risk factors are arterial hypertension, cardial arrhythmia, arteriosclerosis, hypercholesterolemia and diabetes. Elderly patients should be examined for an arteritic genesis. Young patients (< 45 years) without typical risk factors may suffer from thrombophilia. There… CONTINUE READING