Multiple arterial ectasias in patients with sarcoidosis and uveitis
Verougstraete, C × Snyers, B Leys, Anita Caspers-Velu, LE #
Elsevier science inc
American journal of ophthalmology vol:131 issue:2 pages:223-231
PURPOSE: To describe and evaluate the cause of a clinical entity characterized by bilateral intraocular inflammation, multiple arterial ectasias including beading, macroaneurysms, comma-like ectasias and kinking, with vasculitis, staining of the optic disk and multiple peripheral round punched-out hypopigmented chorioretinal scars in elderly patients. The formation and the course of the arterial ectasias is analyzed.