Diffuse lymphoid infiltration of the uvea and periocular tissues

  • A. Lombardi
  • J. O. Croxatto
  • A. Zambrano
Part of the Documenta Ophthalmologica Proceedings Series book series (DOPS, volume 53)


In 1967, Gass [7], described the clinical presentation and histopathology of an apparently non-neoplastic inflammatory pseudotumor of the uveal tract whose main characteristic was its diffuse thickening due to a lymphoplasmacytic infiltration which extended to the retrobulbar tissue and the optic nerve.


Retinal Detachment Fluorescein Angiography Posterior Pole Reactive Lymphoid Hyperplasia Uveal Tract 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Lombardi
    • 1
  • J. O. Croxatto
    • 1
  • A. Zambrano
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro Oftalmológico Malbran and Fundación OftaliñplogicaArgentina Jorge MalbranArgentina

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