Canthaxanthin Retinopathy: Long-Term Observations

@article{Hueber2011CanthaxanthinRL,
  title={Canthaxanthin Retinopathy: Long-Term Observations},
  author={Arno Hueber and Andr{\'e} Rosentreter and Maria Severin},
  journal={Ophthalmic Research},
  year={2011},
  volume={46},
  pages={103 - 106}
}
Purpose: To describe the long-term outcome of canthaxanthin retinopathy. Methods: We identified 13 patients with small golden particles near the macular region among a group of 35 patients with known consumption of canthaxanthin somewhen between 1983 and 1988. One long-term follow-up examination was possible in 5 of 13 cases after 16–24 years. The examinations included determination of visual acuity, the Amsler grid, slit lamp examination, perimetry, electro-oculography, electroretinography… Expand
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