Documentation of congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium with wide-field funduscopy.

BACKGROUND Congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium (CHRPE) are rare hyperpigmented fundus lesions of the peripheral retina. METHODS We evaluated CHRPE with the Optomap wide-field fundus camera. RESULTS The pattern, location, and extension of the pigmented lesion were compared between the wide-field and composed digital fundus camera… (More)