Optic Disc Hemorrhage

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Disease: Disc Hemorrhages

Disc hemorrhages are splinter or flame-shaped hemorrhages oriented perpendicular to the optic disc margin.1–4 Classically, these hemorrhages are located in the prelaminar optic disc, cross the peripapillary zone, and extend into the adjacent superficial retinal nerve fiber layer1,3,4, although they may not occupy the entire length from disc to retina.4 Alternately, deeper disc hemorrhages may appear round and blotchy.3 Less commonly, a disc hemorrhage may be noted in the peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer reaching within one disc diameter of the optic disc margin.2


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