Bilateral Choroidal Osteoma in a black Asian Man


Purpose: To report a rare case of bilateral choroidal osteoma with choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in an oriental black young man.Design and methods: A 29 year-old Iraqi man who presented with a gradual decrease in vision in his right eye for 3 months duration. ophthalmoscopic examination showed bilateral juxtapapillary yellow orange slightly elevated mass about 2 disc diameter around the disc with clear margins. Invasion of right macula from inferionasal side were observed. Optical coherence tomography (OCT), Fluorescein angiography (FFA), ocular ultrasound, and computed tomography (CT) confirm the diagnosis of bilateral choroidal osteoma with right eye choroidal neovascularization (CNV).