• Medicine
  • Published in Annals of ophthalmology 1983

Arcuate pigment epithelial dystrophy.

  title={Arcuate pigment epithelial dystrophy.},
  author={A S Rombakis and Randy V. Campo},
  journal={Annals of ophthalmology},
  volume={15 12},
Five cases of an atypical pigmentary retinopathy are described. Findings consisted of a pigment epithelial atrophy occurring in an arcuate fashion, with corresponding visual field and angiographic transmission defects. The pigment epithelial atrophy was subtle, bilateral, and symmetrical. A familial pattern was not present. Electrophysiologic findings were normal or mildly subnormal. The process usually spared the macula. However, two patients demonstrated centrocecal scotomata with an… CONTINUE READING

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