Phthisis bulbi

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Patient Data

Gender: Female
CT

Small, atrophic and disorganized right globe that shows dystrophic calcification. 

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.  There are multiple causes.

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Case information

rID: 28512
Case created: 27th Mar 2014
Last edited: 6th Nov 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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