Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology

Idiopathic Epiretinal Membrane in Young: A Rare Entity

Aeshvarya Dhawan, Ashish Kakkar
Department of Ophthalmology, Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences and Shri Mahant Indiresh Hospital, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India

Editor-in-Chief, Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology, Dr R.P.Centre, AIIMS.


Corresponding Author:

Ashish Kakkar (MD Ophthalmology)
Department of Ophthalmology
Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health Sciences and Shri Mahant Indiresh Hospital, Dehradun - 248001, Uttarakhand, India
Email id: ashishkakkar2007@gmail.com


Received: 12-JUL-2019 Accepted: 11-DEC-2019 Published Online: 21-JUN-2020
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.7869/djo.548

Abstract
Epiretinal membrane is usually seen commonly in older age group individuals secondary to intra ocular surgery, trauma, retinal vascular diseases and diabetes mellitus. Here in this case report we describe an unusual case of idiopathic Epiretinal membrane in young individual and importance of fundus examination in patients of microtropia to rule out any macular pathology. 

Keywords :Epiretinal membrane, amblyopia, microtropia

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