Cat-scratch disease (CSD) is a systemic disorder with a variety of presentations. We report a case of neuroretinitis with an unusual infiltrative angiomatous lesion associated with other common manifestations of CSD.
Report of a Case.
—A 22-year-old man presented with a 5-day history of retrobulbar pain and decreased vision in the right eye. He had sustained a cat bite in the left hand 1 month before presentation and reported episodic fever, night sweats, chills, fatigue, and malaise. The patient had recently immigrated from Morocco and denied any history of tick bites, arthralgias, or rashes.A complete review of systems showed no abnormalities. The results of the physical examination
Fish RH, Hogan RN, Nightingale SD, Anand R. Peripapillary Angiomatosis Associated With Cat-Scratch Neuroretinitis. Arch Ophthalmol. 1992;110(3):323. doi:10.1001/archopht.1992.01080150021012