What is the role of fluorescein angiography in the workup of hemoglobinopathy retinopathy?

Updated: Sep 03, 2019
  • Author: Brian A Phillpotts, MD; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Perform fluorescein angiography when the examination does not explain the degree of vision loss.

Perform ocular B-scan ultrasonography when unable to adequately visualize the retina.

Consider cerebral vascular accident (CVA).

Consider retinal vascular emboli.


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