A clinicopathological case report of retinopathy of pancreatitis.

@article{Kincaid1982ACC,
  title={A clinicopathological case report of retinopathy of pancreatitis.},
  author={Michael Kincaid and William Richard Green and David L. Knox and C W Mohler},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1982},
  volume={66 4},
  pages={219-26}
}
A 32-year-old black woman with pancreatitis developed visual loss in both eyes. On ophthalmoscopic examination she had extensive ischaemic infarcts at the posterior poles of both eyes, a clinical picture which has been reported previously in patients with pancreatitis and noted to be similar to Purtscher's retinopathy. On histopathological examination of the eyes after death there were arteriolar occlusions in both the choroid and retina and inner ischaemic infarctions with inner retinal oedema… CONTINUE READING

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