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Cavernous hemangioma of retina

MedGen UID:
152678
Concept ID:
C0730304
Neoplastic Process
Synonym: Retinal cavernous hemangioma
SNOMED CT: Cavernous hemangioma of retina (312937006)
 
HPO: HP:0011513
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0021281

Definition

A benign tumor of the retina that appears as a grouping of blood-filled saccules within the inner retinal layers or on the surface of the optic disc. Retinal cavernous angioma are described as having a 'cluster of grapes' appearance. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVCavernous hemangioma of retina
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Professional guidelines

PubMed

Augsburger JJ, Shields JA, Goldberg RE
Int Ophthalmol 1981 Aug;4(1-2):93-106. doi: 10.1007/BF00139583. PMID: 7298262
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Trans Sect Ophthalmol Am Acad Ophthalmol Otolaryngol 1975 Mar-Apr;79(2):OP307-9. PMID: 1145954
Gass JD
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Bleier BS, Castelnuovo P, Battaglia P, Turri-Zanoni M, Dallan I, Metson R, Sedaghat AR, Stefko ST, Gardner PA, Snyderman CH, Nogueira JF, Ramakrishnan VR, Muscatello L, Lenzi R, Freitag S
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2016 Feb;6(2):156-61. Epub 2015 Dec 1 doi: 10.1002/alr.21645. PMID: 26623968
Shields JA, Eagle RC Jr, Ewing MQ, Lally SE, Shields CL
Retina 2014 Jun;34(6):1253-7. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000232. PMID: 24849703
Toldo I, Drigo P, Mammi I, Marini V, Carollo C
Surg Neurol 2009 Feb;71(2):167-71. Epub 2008 Jan 22 doi: 10.1016/j.surneu.2007.07.067. PMID: 18207546
Isola VM
Ophthalmologica 1996;210(4):239-43. doi: 10.1159/000310716. PMID: 8841073
Pancurak J, Goldberg MF, Frenkel M, Crowell RM
Retina 1985 Fall-Winter;5(4):215-20. PMID: 3835615

Diagnosis

Mirzayev I, Gündüz AK
Turk J Ophthalmol 2022 Dec 28;52(6):421-431. doi: 10.4274/tjo.galenos.2022.25979. PMID: 36578224Free PMC Article
Torres G, Kini AT, Al Othman B, Lee AG
J Neuroophthalmol 2020 Jun;40(2):262-264. doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000000778. PMID: 30893269
Wang W, Chen L
Retina 2017 Apr;37(4):611-621. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000001374. PMID: 27820777
Rabb MF, Gagliano DA, Teske MP
Surv Ophthalmol 1988 Sep-Oct;33(2):73-96. doi: 10.1016/0039-6257(88)90160-9. PMID: 3055391
Brown GC, Shields JA, Augsburger JJ
Ophthalmology 1981 Nov;88(11):1116-21. doi: 10.1016/s0161-6420(81)34896-9. PMID: 7335317

Therapy

Yu MD, Dalvin LA, Shields CL
Retin Cases Brief Rep 2020 Fall;14(4):301-304. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0000000000000724. PMID: 29505489
Bagheri A, Shahraki K, Tavakoli M
J Craniofac Surg 2018 Nov;29(8):e790-e792. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000004777. PMID: 30277940
Shanmugam MP, Ramanjulu R, Dwivedi S, Barigali A, Havanje A
Indian J Ophthalmol 2017 Aug;65(8):754-757. doi: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_41_16. PMID: 28820168Free PMC Article
Sacconi R, Giordano Resti A, Lattanzio R, Pierro L, D'angelo A, Baccelli N, Bandello F
Eur J Ophthalmol 2014 Nov-Dec;24(6):972-5. Epub 2014 Jun 12 doi: 10.5301/ejo.5000501. PMID: 24966029
Rabb MF, Gagliano DA, Teske MP
Surv Ophthalmol 1988 Sep-Oct;33(2):73-96. doi: 10.1016/0039-6257(88)90160-9. PMID: 3055391

Prognosis

Wang W, Chen L
Retina 2017 Apr;37(4):611-621. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000001374. PMID: 27820777
Bleier BS, Castelnuovo P, Battaglia P, Turri-Zanoni M, Dallan I, Metson R, Sedaghat AR, Stefko ST, Gardner PA, Snyderman CH, Nogueira JF, Ramakrishnan VR, Muscatello L, Lenzi R, Freitag S
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2016 Feb;6(2):156-61. Epub 2015 Dec 1 doi: 10.1002/alr.21645. PMID: 26623968
Shields JA, Eagle RC Jr, Ewing MQ, Lally SE, Shields CL
Retina 2014 Jun;34(6):1253-7. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000232. PMID: 24849703
Isola VM
Ophthalmologica 1996;210(4):239-43. doi: 10.1159/000310716. PMID: 8841073
Alexander LJ, Moates KN
J Am Optom Assoc 1988 Jul;59(7):539-48. PMID: 3403902

Clinical prediction guides

Nhari M, Bailleul H, Bricout M, Loria O, Nguyen AM, Kodjikian L, Mathis T
J Fr Ophtalmol 2023 Dec;46(10):1222-1226. Epub 2023 Oct 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jfo.2023.06.012. PMID: 37872067
Mirzayev I, Gündüz AK
Turk J Ophthalmol 2022 Dec 28;52(6):421-431. doi: 10.4274/tjo.galenos.2022.25979. PMID: 36578224Free PMC Article
Rao P, Abbey AM, Yonekawa Y, Shah AR, Capone A, Trese MT, Drenser KA
Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina 2015 Jul-Aug;46(7):764-7. doi: 10.3928/23258160-20150730-13. PMID: 26247459
Messmer E, Font RL, Laqua H, Höpping W, Naumann GO
Arch Ophthalmol 1984 Mar;102(3):413-8. doi: 10.1001/archopht.1984.01040030331031. PMID: 6538410
Brown GC, Shields JA, Augsburger JJ
Ophthalmology 1981 Nov;88(11):1116-21. doi: 10.1016/s0161-6420(81)34896-9. PMID: 7335317

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