Phthisis bulbi

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Gender: Male
CT

The left globe is small and calcified consistent with incidental phthisis bulbi.

Case Discussion

Phthisis bulbi, also known as end-stage eye, is an atrophic scarred and disorganised globe that may result from a variety of severe ocular insults. Dystrophic calcification is common.

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Case information

rID: 3566
Case created: 26th May 2008
Last edited: 9th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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