[Therapy of retinal detachment in Coats' disease].

@article{Berzas1991TherapyOR,
  title={[Therapy of retinal detachment in Coats' disease].},
  author={C Berzas and Gisbert Richard},
  journal={Fortschritte der Ophthalmologie : Zeitschrift der Deutschen Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft},
  year={1991},
  volume={88 6},
  pages={598-602}
}
Coats disease, an idiopathic condition of unknown etiology, includes teleangiectatic and aneurysmatic retinal vessels in association with massive subretinal exudation. Progression to retinal detachment caused by prolonged subretinal exudation means a poor prognosis. Retinal detachment surgery had always been controversial. Twelve patients (aged 7 to 48… CONTINUE READING