ROTH SPOT CASE STUDIES

Patient Profile
AGE

57 years old

Gender

Female

Last
Eye Exam

Not provided

Current
Rx

20/25 OD and 20/40 OS

Medical
History

Dry, irritated eyes and headaches

Chief
Complaint

20/25 OD and 20/40 OS

Uncorrected
Visual Distance

20/25 OD and 20/40 OS

EXAM PROTOCOL

Best-corrected visual acuities were 20/25 OD and 20/40 OS. Fundus photography revealed some scattered drusen OD and a flame hemorrhage with white center (Roth Spot) in the inferior arcades OS.

CONCLUSION

The exam was halted and the patient was immediately referred for further evaluation and comprehensive dilated examination by an ophthalmologist.

PHOTOS

Roth Spot, Flame Hemorrhage

EXAM EQUIPMENT
  • Topcon NW 400 Non-Mydriatic Retinal Camera
  • Oculus Easyfield C
  • Marco Ion Anterior Segment Slit Lamp Camera
  • Topcon SL-D2 Slit Lamp
  • 2020Now Eyelogic X2 Refraction System
  • Canon Tx-20 Auto tonometer
  • Topcon KR-1 Auto Tonometer and AutoKeratometer.