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From the Archives of the Archives
August 1999

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Arch Ophthalmol. 1999;117(8):1095. doi:10.1001/archopht.117.8.1095

De Schweinitz reports a second case of the so-called angioid streaks in the retina which can be clearly traced to hemorrhages into the retinal substance. There were fresh hemorrhages in the right eye, while the left presented a typical picture of the anastomosing brownish streaks which characterize the disease.

Reference:Arch Ophthalmol. 1898;2:327.