Transient Cystoid Macular Oedema in Multiple Choroidal Naevi
Kimia Ziahosseini* , Ahmed Kamal
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2013
First Page: 24
Last Page: 25
Publisher ID: TOOPHTJ-7-24
Article History:Received Date: 26/11/2012
Revision Received Date: 23/1/2013
Acceptance Date: 28/1/2013
Electronic publication date: 5 /4/2013
Collection year: 2013
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Choroidal Naevi are generally thought to be trivial. However, sometimes they cause visual loss, visual filed defect and rarely transform into malignant melanoma. We report the first case of unilateral numerous choroidal naevi in a healthy female associated with transient cystoid macular oedema and postulate about its pathogenesis.