Posterior segment involvement in castleman disease

Matthew S.J. Katz, Sunju Park, David C. Gritz

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Purpose: We present here a patient with Castleman disease, a rare lymphoproliferative disorder, involving the vitreous. Her clinical findings are described. Methods: Retrospective case study with slit-lamp photographs. A 28-year-old woman with known Castleman disease presented with visual complaints. Her ophthalmic findings are described. Results and Conclusion: Based on literature searches, this is the first reported patient with Castleman disease having putative involvement of the vitreous body.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)209-211
Number of pages3
JournalRetinal Cases and Brief Reports
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014


  • Uveitis
  • Vitritis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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