Retinal arterial occlusions in the young: Systemic associations in Indian population

  title={Retinal arterial occlusions in the young: Systemic associations in Indian population},
  author={Dhanashree Ratra and Maneesh Dhupper},
  booktitle={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
PURPOSE To determine the systemic associations in retinal arterial occlusions (RAO) in young Indian individuals less than 40 years of age. MATERIALS AND METHODS Case records of 32 patients (35 eyes) of less than 40 years, with non-traumatic RAO were analysed. All patients underwent detailed ophthalmic and systemic evaluation including hemogram, lipid profile, coagulation profile, vasculitis screening, carotid Doppler, echocardiogram. RESULTS In the study 21 were males and 11 were females… CONTINUE READING
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