Cavernous haemangioma of the retina and optic disc. A report of three cases and a review of the literature.

@article{Lewis1975CavernousHO,
  title={Cavernous haemangioma of the retina and optic disc. A report of three cases and a review of the literature.},
  author={Richard Alan Lewis and Mark H. Cohen and G N Wise},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={1975},
  volume={59 8},
  pages={422-34}
}
We report characteristics of three cases of cavernous haemangioma of the retina, bringing to 37 the number now reported in the available literature. This rare, benign, congenital malformation is non-progressive, usually unilateral, somewhat more frequent in women, and rarely a source of intraocular haemorrhage. The fluorescein angiographic features include a normal arterial and venous supply, extraordinarily slowed venous drainage, no arterio-venous shunting, no disturbances of vascular… CONTINUE READING
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