CMV Retinitis

Etiology

  • Viral

Risk Factors

  • Innunocomp
  • Typically CD4 < 50
  • Affects up to 40% w/advanced HIV

Symptoms

  • Progressive
  • No photophobia
  • Floaters
  • Painless blurry vision
  • Bilateral 30-50%

Physical Exam Findings

  • Decreased acuity
  • Hard appearing white retinal exudates→ cotton wool spots
  • Typically no red eye