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Combined hamartoma of the retina & RPE

This is a type of malformation that affects the retinal pigment epithelium and retina, usually near the optic disc.

 

It appears as a grey brown area with wrinkling and distortion of the retina. The optic disc is usually malformed.

 

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Combined hamartoma adjacent to the right optic disc, which is malformed. Note the retinal folds.

 

 

The vision is reduced. Treatment is not usually possible.