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EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: William Charles Caccamise, Sr, MD, Retired Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

*Dr. Caccamise has very generously shared his images of patients taken while operating during the "eye season" in rural India as well as those from his private practice during the 1960's and 1970's. Many of his images are significant for their historical perspective and for techniques and conditions seen in settings in undeveloped areas.

Category: Cataract

Spontaneous rupture of cataracta complicata in an eye with chronic uveitis, iris atrophy, and neovascularization

spontaneous rupture of cataracta complicata in an eye with chronic uveitis, iris atrophy, and neovascularization

Flocculent escaped lens cortex covers the atrophic iris inferiorly. Neovascularization is evident in the photo of this very sick eye.




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last updated: 02-08-2008
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