Posterior vitreous detachment

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Sudden reduction in one eye vision. Light perception Present.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Posterior vitreous detachment with haemorrhage in retro-hyloid space.

Case Discussion

It can be diffucult to distinguish PVD vs retinal detachment. 

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Case information

rID: 10009
Published: 7th Jun 2010
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
System: Head & Neck
Tag: orbit, usg
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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