Martini glass sign

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


For illustration purposes.


The classical shape of a 'Martini glass'.

Photograph courtesy of Mr Roger Bickle, UK.

Case Discussion

The term 'Martini glass' has been assigned to the appearance of the globe in persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous (PHPV).  The shape of the retrolenticular tissue in this condition having a distinct triangular shape of the glass.

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Case information

rID: 52076
Published: 20th Mar 2017
Last edited: 18th May 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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