Case 24

Patient Presentation: A 63-year-old female presents to the ophthalmology clinic for a routine appointment. When asked, she endorsed a 1 month history of metamorphopsias in the left eye, which do not really bother her. On examination, her vision is 20/20 OU. Slit lamp and fundus examination were normal. An OCT macula was performed demonstrating the following:

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Question: What is the abnormality shown in the OCT above?

Question: This pathological condition can be associated with:

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Question: What is the diagnosis highlighted by this OCT image?

Learning Objectives:

1. Identify the OCT features of VMT

2. Differentiate VMT from VMA based on OCT findings