Congratulations to the winner of our December quiz, James A. Kimble, MD, of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The correct answer to our December challenge was melanocytoma and associated combined retinal vein and artery occlusion. For a complete discussion of this case, see the Clinicopathologic Report section in the January Archives (Shields JA, Shields CJ, Eagle RC Jr, Singh AD, Berrocal MH, Berrocal JA. Central retinal vascular obstruction secondary to melanocytoma of the optic disc. Arch Ophthalmol. 2001;119:129-133). (Figure 1)
Fundus photograph showing pigmented mass over optic disc.
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April 2001. Arch Ophthalmol. 2001;119(4):602. doi:10.1001/archopht.119.4.602