|Year : 2022 | Volume
| Issue : 2 | Page : 629
Bilateral isolated optic disc coloboma with posterior staphyloma in a case of high myopia
Rajshri Hirawat1, Harshit Vaidya2
1 Vitreo-Retina Consultant, Gombai Nethralaya, Neemuch, Madhya Pradesh, India
2 Vitreo-Retina, Dr. Vaidya Eye Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
|Date of Web Publication||13-Apr-2022|
Vitreo-Retina Consultant, Gomabai Nethralaya, Neemuch, Madhya Pradesh
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Hirawat R, Vaidya H. Bilateral isolated optic disc coloboma with posterior staphyloma in a case of high myopia. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022;2:629
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Hirawat R, Vaidya H. Bilateral isolated optic disc coloboma with posterior staphyloma in a case of high myopia. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 May 27];2:629. Available from: https://www.ijoreports.in/text.asp?2022/2/2/629/342977
A 22-year-old male presented with diminution of vision in both eyes with BCVA of 6/60 and 4/60 in the right and left eye, respectively (Refraction: OD –13 DS OS –18.5 DS). Ocular examination revealed an isolated optic disc coloboma and posterior staphyloma (AXL OD 26.6 mm, OS 27.8 mm, IOP 10- and 11-mm Hg in OD and OS respectively); along with focal nasal cataract in both eyes [Figure 1]a,[Figure 1]b,[Figure 1]c,[Figure 1]d. Although the fovea was spared, the low vision was possibly accounted for by the spill-over peripapillary atrophy onto the macula and disc coloboma. MRI brain in such cases is essential to rule out the systemic anomaly associated with cavitatory disc anomalies., Regular IOP monitoring is vital to avoid glaucomatous insult, as visual field and OCT–based monitoring would be ineffective in these anomalies.,
|Figure 1: (a) Right eye fundus image showing isolated disc coloboma with posterior staphyloma, peripapillary atrophy and pigmentary changes supertemporal to the colobomatous disc. (b) Left eye fundus image showing isolated disc coloboma with posterior staphyloma, peripapillary atrophic changes and pigmentary changes superior to the colobomatous disc. Additionally, no focal point of retinal vessel origin is noted in this anomalous disc. (c and d) Focal nasal nuclear sclerotic cataract in both right and left eye, respectively|
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