2019, Number 5
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ABSTRACTThis report describes the case of a male patient 60 years old with choroidal calcification in the left eye, associated with radiological findings of chondrocalcinosis, report their metabolic parameters were consistent with hyperparathyroidism.
Although these choroidal lesions are very rare, generally asymptomatic manifestation and require no treatment is very important differential diagnosis with choroidal metastases, choroidal melanoma, choroidal osteoma and lymphoma as you are pathologies if they involve more aggressive treatment.
Parperis K, Carrera G, Baynes K, Mautz A, Dubois M, Cerniglia R et al. The prevalence of chondrocalcinosis (CC) of the acromioclavicular (AC) joint on chest radiographs and correlation with calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) crystal deposition disease. Clinical Rheumatology. 2013;32(9):1383-1386. DOI: 10.1007/s10067-013-2255-x