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Make your diagnosis – answer

(REFER: Make your diagnosis, by Leon van Vuuren)

The patient was referred to an ophthalmologist. She is on anti-retrovirals.
V/A  R – 0,75 L – hand movements


Cytomegalovirus retinitis – can lead to blindness. It occurs predominantly in patients whose immune system has been compromised, commonly infected by AIDS

This is a flare-up of CMV due to an immune response


She will require intra-vitreal ganciclovir and antiviral treatment