[Macular vitelliform degeneration in adults. Retrospective study of a series of 85 patients].

@article{GlacetBernard1990MacularVD,
  title={[Macular vitelliform degeneration in adults. Retrospective study of a series of 85 patients].},
  author={Agn{\`e}s Glacet-Bernard and Gisele Soubrane and Gabriel Coscas},
  journal={Journal francais d'ophtalmologie},
  year={1990},
  volume={13 8-9},
  pages={407-20}
}
Since 1974 (Gass), many publications have referred to a macular abnormality that is similar to Best's vitelliform dystrophy, but occurs in adults and shows a normal or subnormal electro-oculogram. In our retrospective study, 85 patients with adult macular vitelliform degeneration were included; 31 patients out of 85 have been followed-up for periods ranging from one to ten years. Women (62,3%) were predominantly affected; the median age was 61 years (ranging from 37 to 81 years); family history… CONTINUE READING