Hemi-retinal vein occlusion following LASIK.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We report a case of hemi-retinal vein occlusion following laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) in a healthy 46-year-old Caucasian male. A hemi-retinal vein occlusion following LASIK could be coincidental. However, young age, absence of risk factors and negative laboratory testing require consideration of a causal relationship.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Smith, BT; Park, CH; Fekrat, S

Published Date

  • 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 38 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 139 - 140

PubMed ID

  • 17416945

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-9951

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1385/ao:38:2:139


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States