Retinitis Pigmentosa #2

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    • By Niloofar Piri, MD
      St Louis University
      Co-author(s): Jennifer Sim, MD, Saint Louis University ; Anahita Dadali, MBBS student, St George's, University of London
    • Uploaded on Jul 22, 2021.
    • Last modified by Caroline Bozell on Jul 22, 2021.
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    Condition/keywords
    retinitis pigmentosa
    Photographer
    Niloofar Piri, MD
    Imaging device
    Fundus camera
    Description
    Montage wide field fundus photograph of the left eye of the same patient. 55-year-old male presented with late onset night blindness and peripheral vision loss for one year. Central vision is preserved at 20/25. ERG demonstrated extinguished rod function, and minimally diminished cone function. Waxy pallor of the optic nerve, arterial narrowing, and peripheral bony spicules are the classic triad of RP which are demonstrated in the photograph.

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