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Medical & Surgical Ophthalmology Research

Choroidal Neovascular Membrane Association with Tumoral Calcinosis, a Case Report

  • Open or Close Karim M Talaat1*, Khalid H Allam1, Lujain T Idrees1 and Zahid Altaf2

    1Department of Ophthalmology, National Guard Hospital, Saudi Arabia

    2Department of Radiology, National Guard Hospital, Saudi Arabia

    *Corresponding author: Karim Mohamed Talaat, Senior Consultant, Departments of Ophthalmology, Section Head, National Guard Hospital, PO Box 9515, Postal Code 21423, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Tel: +966-12-226-6666; Email:

Submission: January 13, 2018; Published: February 20, 2018

DOI: 10.31031/MSOR.2018.01.000514

ISSN: 2578-0360
Volume1 Issue3


To report a case of Choroidal neovascular membrane in a tumoral calcinosis patient, 2 eyes from 1 patient with choroidal neovascular membrane in one eye, a 40-year-old male with a history of Tumoral calcinosis presented with a choroidal neovascular membrane in his right eye, with his medical work up consisting of elevated levels of phosphorus and normal levels of calcium, with radiological imaging consistent with the diagnosis of tumoral calcinosis. We describe a case of choroidal neovascular membrane in tumoral calcinosis, and its response to Intravitreal anti-VEGF injections.

Keywords: Choroidal Neovascular Membrane; Intravitreal Injections; Tumoral Calcinosis

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