Corneal ectasia secondary to peripheral endotheliopathy in a patient with classic pars planitis

Lourdes Arellanes-Garcia, Maricarmen Preciado-Delgadillo, Everardo Hernandez-Quintela, Manuel Garza-Leon

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Purpose: To report a case of corneal ectasia secondary to pars planitis corneal endotheliopathyMethods: Clinical case description and proposed hypothesis regarding development of corneal ectasiaResults: Eight-year-old male presented with 360° peripheral corneal endotheliopathy and edema, granulomatous keratic precipitates, and mild iritis OD. A progressive corneal ectasia then developed. Twenty months later, OS presented similarly and anterior chamber inflammatory cells, vitreous snowballs, and retinal vasculitis were observed OU. Classic pars planitis was diagnosedConclusion: This is the first case of endotheliopathy as the first manifestation of pars planitis and as a cause of a secondary central cornea ectasia developed © 2010 The Author(s).
Idioma originalEnglish
Páginas (desde-hasta)77-80
Número de páginas4
PublicaciónJournal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection
DOI
EstadoPublished - 1 jun 2011
Publicado de forma externa

Huella dactilar

Pars Planitis
Pathologic Dilatations
Retinal Vasculitis
Iritis
Corneal Edema
Anterior Chamber
Cornea

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ophthalmology
  • Infectious Diseases

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Arellanes-Garcia, Lourdes ; Preciado-Delgadillo, Maricarmen ; Hernandez-Quintela, Everardo ; Garza-Leon, Manuel. / Corneal ectasia secondary to peripheral endotheliopathy in a patient with classic pars planitis. En: Journal of Ophthalmic Inflammation and Infection. 2011 ; pp. 77-80.
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Corneal ectasia secondary to peripheral endotheliopathy in a patient with classic pars planitis. / Arellanes-Garcia, Lourdes; Preciado-Delgadillo, Maricarmen; Hernandez-Quintela, Everardo; Garza-Leon, Manuel.

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