Brief case reports of choroidal neovascularization associated with optic nerve colobomas appeared in the April 1993 issue of the Archives.1,2 The photo essay by Yedavally and Frank2 stated that theirs was the first report of a subretinal membrane associated with an optic nerve coloboma. However, there are numerous prior reports in the literature documenting such lesions.3-6
Bloom SM. Peripapillary Subretinal Neovascularization Associated With Coloboma of the Optic Nerve. Arch Ophthalmol. 1994;112(2):154. doi:10.1001/archopht.1994.01090140028005
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