Pigmented Vitreous Cyst

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    • By Anmol Naik
      Sankara Nethralaya
      Co-author(s): Dr. Shveta Gadewar, MS, Nakshatra Superspeciality Eye Hospital, Pune, India
    • Uploaded on May 25, 2021.
    • Last modified by Caroline Bozell on May 27, 2021.
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    vitreous cyst
    Dr. Anmol Naik, MS, Nakshatra Superspeciality Eye Hospital, Pune, India
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    Photo slit lamp biomicroscope
    Appasamy Associates Slit Lamp AIA-11 3S L model, Chennai, India
    A 56-year-old Indian male, known case of panuveitis, presented with complaint of floater in his left eye. On examination, a pigmented floating vitreous cyst was seen in the anterior vitreous. Vitreous cyst, an extremely rare entity, can be congenital or acquired. Detailed examination is necessary to rule out malignancy and parasitic infections.

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