Pars planitis.

  title={Pars planitis.},
  author={William Richard Green and Michael Kincaid and R G Michels and Jennifer Pederson and Kenneth R. Kenyon and A. Edward Maumenee},
  journal={Transactions of the ophthalmological societies of the United Kingdom},
  volume={101 (Pt 3) 3},
We have studied seven eyes from six patients with longstanding pars planitis. Two eyes were phthisical. The remaining five eyes from four patients showed similar findings and included retinal phlebitis, disc and macular oedema, and the presence of a 'snowbank' over the inferior peripheral retina and pars plana. The snowbank consisted of posteriorly detached and collapsed vitreous in which cellular proliferation from the retina with non-pigmented ciliary epithelium was present. Electron… CONTINUE READING


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