TITLE

Atypical manifestations of acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy

AUTHOR(S)
Vedantham, Vasumathy; Ramasamy, Kim
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2006, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
We report four patients with acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy (APMPPE) with atypical features which were unilaterality, serous detachment of the neurosensory retina, retinal vasculitis and papillitis. All patients responded well to oral corticosteroids. We suggest that systemic corticosteroids could be useful in selected cases of APMPPE with atypical clinical features.
ACCESSION #
20045184

 

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