Roth spot

Roth spot

(rōt spot)
A round, white retinal spot surrounded by hemorrhage in bacterial endocarditis, and in other retinal hemorrhagic conditions.
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This is a Roth spot comprising of a retinal haemorrhage with a white round centre caused by immune complex mediated vasculitis
Presence of multiple hemorrhages (dot blot, flame, boat shaped and Roth spots) are hallmark of anemic retinopathy.
Roth spots are retinal haemorrhages with a pale centre and are associated with bacterial endocarditis.
Such retinal haemorrhages are eponymously termed Roth spots after Swiss pathologist, Moritz Roth (see Figure 2).