Medical Retinal: Case ten


This 30 year-old HIV positive man was referred by his physician because of this appearance in the left retina. He had no history of diabetes mellitus or hypertension.

a. What is the main differential diagnosis?

b. Which HIV patient is at risk of developing this condition?

c. How would differentiate the conditions mentioned in a.?

d. What other conditions can give rise to the above fundal appearance?

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