optomap® Recognizing Pathology
This material is designed as a searchable reference resource to support clinical decision-making. The information contained here should be used as general guidance when viewing optomap and OCT images from Optos devices. The differential diagnosis should be made under the direction of the responsible physician. These images were taken on the latest ultra-widefield optomap devices.
Pars Plana Cysts
Pars plana cysts are a common peripheral retinal pathology that do not raise much clinical concern. They do not affect the central vision and observation alone is typically recommended. Pars plana cysts are something to be considered when peripheral retinal elevation is noted on routine exam.