Birdshot retinochoroidopathy.

  title={Birdshot retinochoroidopathy.},
  author={Alice T Gasch and Janine A. Smith and Scott M. Whitcup},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  volume={83 2},
Birdshot retinochoroidopathy is a rare, chronic, bilateral, posterior uveitis with a distinctive clinical presentation and a strong genetic association. Middle aged white people of northern European extraction are most commonly aZicted. The pathogenesis is unknown, but HLA-A29 positivity appears to confer predisposition, and retinal autoimmunity seems to play a role. This review provides an updated summary of the current state of knowledge about birdshot retinochoroidopathy. It includes results… CONTINUE READING


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