BMJ Case Reports 2017; doi:10.1136/bcr-2017-222868
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Flat foveal contour simulating macular hole

  1. Prasad Nandlal Gupta
  1. Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Delhi, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Vinod Kumar, drvinod_agg{at}
  • Accepted 10 November 2017
  • Published 6 December 2017


A 40-year-old healthy female was referred for macular hole in his both eyes detected during routine examination. Visual acuity was 20/20 OU unaided. Ocular examination of OD was unremarkable except for the presence of round red lesion at fovea (figure 1A, arrow) that was more prominent on green reflectance imaging (figure 1B, arrow). Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography showed a flattened foveal contour (figure …

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