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Bilateral central retinal vein occlusion as the first manifestation in chronic myeloid leukaemia

BMJ 2019; 364 doi: (Published 21 February 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l685
  1. Weidar Chen, ophthalmologist1,
  2. Cih-En Huang, haematologist2,
  3. Chien-Hsiung Lai, ophthalmologist1,
  4. Evelyn Jou Chen Huang, ophthalmologist3 4
  1. 1Department of Ophthalmology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chaiyi, Taiwan
  2. 2Department of Hematology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chaiyi, Taiwan
  3. 3Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
  4. 4Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
  1. Correspondence to Evelyn Jou Chen Huang roro691213{at}

A previously well 20 year old woman described bilateral acute onset blurred

vision for two weeks. Visual acuity was 20/400 (right eye) and 20/200 (left eye). Funduscopy (fig …

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