Resolution of foveal detachment in dome-shaped macula after treatment by spironolactone: report of two cases and mini-review of the literature

@inproceedings{Dirani2014ResolutionOF,
  title={Resolution of foveal detachment in dome-shaped macula after treatment by spironolactone: report of two cases and mini-review of the literature},
  author={Ali Dirani and Alexandre Matet and Talal Beydoun and Irmela Mantel and Francine B{\'e}har-Cohen},
  booktitle={Clinical ophthalmology},
  year={2014}
}
Dome-shaped macula (DSM) was recently described in myopic patients as a convex protrusion of the macula within a posterior pole staphyloma. The pathogenesis of DSM and the development of associated serous foveal detachment (SFD) remain unclear. The obstruction of choroidal outflow and compressive changes of choroidal capillaries have been proposed as causative factors. In this paper, we report two cases of patients with chronic SFD associated with DSM treated with oral spironolactone. After… CONTINUE READING

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