Foveal damage in habitual poppers users.

  title={Foveal damage in habitual poppers users.},
  author={Isabelle Audo and Mohamed el Sanharawi and Catherine Vignal-Clermont and Antoine F Villa and Annie Morin and John Conrath and Dominique Fompeydie and Jos{\'e}-Alain Sahel and Kiyoko Gocho-Nakashima and Olivier Goureau and Michel P{\^a}ques},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  volume={129 6},
OBJECTIVE To describe foveal damage in habitual use of poppers, a popular recreational drug. METHODS Retrospective observational case series. Six patients with bilateral vision loss after chronic popper inhalation were seen in 4 university-based ophthalmology departments. Symptoms, medical history, ophthalmic examination, and functional and morphological tests are described. RESULTS All patients experienced progressive bilateral vision loss, with central photopsia in 2 cases. Initial visual… CONTINUE READING


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