The Ophthalmology Unit, UniversitiMalaysia Sarawak
(UNIMAS), Kuching, Sarawak.
The Ophthalmology Department, SarawakGeneralHospital,
Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.
by Dr. Lo Sheau Kang
This 30 year-old AIDS
patient is being followed up for his CMV retinitis. He defaulted on a few
occasional and did not follow the prescribed medication from the medical
team. His left eye is no light perception from advanced CMV retinitis. The
right eye still retains good vision. He is beginning HAART treatment and the
retinitis in the good eye is not progressing.
CMV retinitis involving the right
retinitis along the superotemporal retinal fibre layer.
Left eye is blind from advanced CMV
retinitis. The disc is completely cupped with