Circumscribed choroidal hemangioma.

  title={Circumscribed choroidal hemangioma.},
  author={Arman Mashayekhi and Carol L Shields},
  journal={Current opinion in ophthalmology},
  volume={14 3},
Circumscribed choroidal hemangioma is an uncommon, benign vascular tumor manifesting as an orange-red mass in the posterior pole of the eye. Serous retinal detachment accounts for decreased vision in most patients. Diagnosis of this tumor is challenging with many patients initially misdiagnosed with choroidal melanoma or metastasis. Several ancillary tests such as ultrasonography, fluorescein angiography, indocyanine green angiography, and magnetic resonance imaging help differentiate this… CONTINUE READING