Function and morphology in macular retinoschisis associated with optic disc pit in a child before and after its spontaneous resolution

@article{Polunina2012FunctionAM,
  title={Function and morphology in macular retinoschisis associated with optic disc pit in a child before and after its spontaneous resolution},
  author={Anna A. Polunina and Margarita G Todorova and Anja M Palmowski-Wolfe},
  journal={Documenta Ophthalmologica},
  year={2012},
  volume={124},
  pages={149-155}
}
Optic disc pit (ODP) is a rare congenital defect within the optic nerve head. Macula elevation associated with ODP develops in 75–93% of the adult patients. Macular involvement in children with optic disc pit is rare, and only a few cases have been published to date. In the present case, we have observed morphology and function of the central retina in a child with ODP-associated macular detachment and following its spontaneous resolution. An 8-year-old white boy diagnosed with a macular… CONTINUE READING
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