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September 10, 2020

Unilateral Myelination of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer

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  • 1Department of Ophthalmology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalagiri, Guntur, India
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(9):e195677. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.5677

A man presented for a routine eye checkup. His best-corrected visual acuity was 20/20 OU. An anterior segment examination had normal results in both eyes. A fundus examination of the left eye showed white, flame-shaped streaks starting from the disc and radiating along the path of the nerve fiber layer, consistent with myelinated nerve fibers (Figure). The fundus of the right eye was normal.

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