Flecked retina. Appearance secondary to oxalate crystals from methoxyflurane anesthesia.

@article{Bullock1975FleckedRA,
  title={Flecked retina. Appearance secondary to oxalate crystals from methoxyflurane anesthesia.},
  author={John D. Bullock and Daniel M. Albert},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={1975},
  volume={93 1},
  pages={26-31}
}
Calcium oxalate crystals were demonstrated in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) of a 66-year old white man with changes in the fundus oculi consistent with the flecked retina ayndrome. The patient had a history of rheumatoid arthritis, mild hypertension, and mild renal insufficiency presumed due to his hypertension. He underwent prolonged abdominal surgery under methoxyflurane anesthesia, following which he developed acute irreversible renal failure. Calcium oxalate crystals were… CONTINUE READING