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A 40-year-old member asked:

Please help! what is the incidence of bilateral central retinal vein occlusion?

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Dr. Breno Da rocha lima
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Not common: Bilateral CRVO is not common. Bilateral CRVO has been associated with hyperviscosity syndromes such as primary and secondary polycythemia, leukemia/lymphoma, multiple myeloma, and other rare conditions. Other risk factors include oral contraceptive use, diuretics, hypercoagulable states, and vasculitis.
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