Macular disease resembling adult foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy in older adults.

@article{Burgess1987MacularDR,
  title={Macular disease resembling adult foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy in older adults.},
  author={David R. B. Burgess and R. Joseph Olk and L M Uniat},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1987},
  volume={94 4},
  pages={362-6}
}
Fifty-three eyes of 31 patients over age 50 with macular disease were reviewed. Clinical appearance of the macula was of two types: a yellow slightly elevated lesion (29 eyes) and a pigmented flat lesion with surrounding atrophy (24 eyes). Drusen were found in 60% of affected eyes. No familial tendencies were documented. A reduced electro-oculogram (EOG) was present in approximately 50% of all eyes tested. Fluorescein angiographic findings and differential diagnosis are described. Visual… CONTINUE READING

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