Valsalva and Purtscher's retinopathy with optic neuropathy in compressive thoracic injury

Abstract

Compressive thorax injury is commonly observed in road traffic accidents which leads to a variety of posterior segment ocular abnormalities, of which rarely seen are Purtscher’s retinopathy, Valsalva retinopathy, and traumatic optic neuropathy. We report a rare case with compressive chest injury which led to Purtscher’s retinopathy with traumatic optic… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.eye.6701665

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