Metamorphopsia in patients with macular telangiectasia type 2

  title={Metamorphopsia in patients with macular telangiectasia type 2},
  author={Peter Charbel Issa and Frank G. Holz and Hendrik P. N. Scholl},
  journal={Documenta Ophthalmologica},
Purpose To assess metamorphopsia in patients with macular telangiectasia (MacTel) type 2. Methods In a prospective observational cohort study, 40 eyes of 20 patients with MacTel type 2 were investigated by funduscopy, fluorescein angiography, optical coherence tomography and microperimetry. Metamorphopsia was assessed using Amsler grids following a standard protocol and standardized questionnaire. Results Metamorphopsia was present in 30 (83%) out of 36 nonproliferative eyes and in all four… CONTINUE READING


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