Peripheral leptochoroid: Clinical and anatomical findings Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angiogenesis Inhibitors
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2

abstract

  • Described here is a clinical entity referred to as peripheral leptochoroid. It appears as geographical hyperpigmented fundus centred in the macula, with adjacent relative hypopigmented fundus. Compared with matched normal subjects, the hyperpigmented and hypopigmented fundus correspond with equivocal and decreased choroidal thickness, respectively.

publication date

  • June 16, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-310406

PubMed ID

  • 28625971

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