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By Hamid Ahmadieh, MD
Labbafinejad Medical Center
- Uploaded on Jul 7, 2015.
- Last modified by Hamid Ahmadieh, MD on Jul 8, 2015.
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- color fundus photograph, macular hemorrhage, high myopia
- Soulmaz Shahmohammad, Negah Eye Center, Tehran, Iran
- Imaging device
- Fundus camera
- A highly myopic 30-year-old-man noticed sudden drop of vision and metamorphopsia in his left eye. Color fundus photograph showed a macular haemorrhage (Fig. a) which partially resolved spontaneously after 6 weeks ( Fig. b). Four months later, VA improved to 20/40 and the image distortion markedly resolved ( Fig. c). Lacquer cracks were visible.