Retinal vein occlusion in high altitude.

Staying at high altitude has been reported to be associated with thrombosis in lowlanders. We report 3 cases of retinal vein occlusion in high altitude. Two were males 31 and 37 years of age, who developed nonischemic central retinal vein occlusion while staying at high altitude. The former developed central retinal vein occlusion after 90 days at 6309 m… (More)