Vascular tufts of the pupillary border causing a spontaneous hyphaema.

  title={Vascular tufts of the pupillary border causing a spontaneous hyphaema.},
  author={Lieuwe J Blanksma and J M Hooijmans},
  journal={Ophthalmologica. Journal international d'ophtalmologie. International journal of ophthalmology. Zeitschrift fur Augenheilkunde},
  volume={178 6},
In 3 patients a spontaneous haemorrhage in the anterior chamber originated from vascular tufts at the pupillary border. These vascular tufts were hardly visible by slitlamp observation, but could be visualized well with fluorescein angiography. The patients were aged 50 years or more and in 2 of them the vascular tufts were found in both eyes. The haemorrhages disappeared spontaneously under conservative therapy and only in 1 case caused a transient glaucoma. Of 115 randomly chosen out-patients… CONTINUE READING