A CASE REPORT ON VISUAL OUTCOME IN PURTSCHER'S RETINOPATHY AFTER HIGH DOSE OF STEROIDS

Dr. Geetanjali Rathore, Dr. Indu Arora, Dr. Mahipal Singh Shekhawat, Dr. D. C. Gupta

Abstract


Purtscher retinopathy is a hemorrhagic and vasoocclusive vasculopathy, which is  described as a syndrome of sudden blindness associated with severe injury. We report a A 35 year old male patient presented with bilateral painless diminution of vision since 10 days following road traffic accident who was treated by high dose steroid which produced satisfactory visual outcomes

Keywords


Purtscher retinopathy, blindness, steroid, visual outcomes

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