Central serous chorioretinopathy complicating systemic corticosteroid therapy.


PURPOSE To present evidence that systemic corticosteroid therapy may cause central serous chorioretinopathy. METHODS A 20-year-old male with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura was examined during systemic treatment with corticosteroids (100 mg daily). RESULTS The patient had central serous chorioretinopathy. Spontaneous recovery accompanied… (More)


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