Néphrologie & Thérapeutique


Central retinal vein occlusion in a patient on hemodialysis secondary to antiphospholipid syndrome: Case report Volume 13, issue 4, Juin 2017


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1 BackgroundAntiphospholipid syndrome is a systemic disease characterized by the presence of arterial or venous thrombosis and/or obstetric morbidity associated with antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) appointed anticardiolipin antibodies (ACL), lupus anticoagulant (LA) and anti-β glycoprotein antibody I (antiβ2GPI). We describe a case of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) complicated by a catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome (CAPS) in a patient who presented a decrease visual acuity (VA).1.1 Case reportA [...]