Retina

Case 2

Patient Presentation: A 77-year-old female with a history of retinal detachment presents with decreased visual acuity and metamorphopsia in her right eye. Visual acuity is 20/30 in the affected eye and she is not overly bothered by the metamorphopsia. The patient's OCT is shown below. 

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Question: What abnormalities do you visualize in the patient's OCT image?

What is the Diagnosis?

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Question: Given the patient's history and OCT image, which management strategy is the best course of action?

Learning Objectives:

1) Identify OCT findings associated with epiretinal membrane​.

2) Identify macular pseudohole as a common association with epiretinal membrane on OCT.