Persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous involving the anterior eye.


Journal Article

The imaging features of persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous (PHPV) affecting the posterior eye are well known. We recently encountered a patient with the anterior variant of PHPV who had MR imaging of the orbits. We present the clinical and imaging findings of this unusual entity and discuss the therapeutic options available for its management.

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Cited Authors

  • Castillo, M; Wallace, DK; Mukherji, SK

Published Date

  • September 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 18 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 1526 - 1528

PubMed ID

  • 9296195

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9296195

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1936-959X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0195-6108


  • eng