Isolated posterior uveal effusion: Expanding the spectrum of the uveal effusion syndrome


Journal Article

© 2015 Pautler and Browning. Uveal effusion syndrome usually causes peripheral chorioretinal detachment, but posterior effusion may present as isolated macular edema with serous macular detachment in the setting of hyperopia and a thickened posterior choroid. Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors may be effective to treat this condition.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pautler, SE; Browning, DJ

Published Date

  • December 30, 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 9 /

Start / End Page

  • 43 - 49

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1177-5483

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1177-5467

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2147/OPTH.S75448

Citation Source

  • Scopus