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Revised: 23 March 2013, last major update January 2013
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- Most common findings are diabetic retinopathy (14%), age related macular degeneration (5%), melanoma of uvea or choroid, metastatic carcinoma
(Arch Pathol Lab Med 2001;125:1193)
- Rare findings are retinitis pigmentosa, infection, or optic atrophy after ophthalmologic surgery, multiple sclerosis, neuronal storage disorders, vasculitis, complications of hypertension
- May be useful for forensic cases
(Leg Med (Tokyo) 2003;5:S288,
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2007;28:323)
End of Eye > General > Autopsy findings
Various autopsy findings
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