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Journal Article

A 24-year-old man experienced the sudden onset of a painless superior-temporal visual field defect of the left eye. Fundoscopy showed peripapillary pigmentary changes and a few nasal retinal white spots. Automated perimetry demonstrated an enlarged blind spot. The differential diagnosis of the various presumed inflammatory retinopathies and choroidopathies associated with an enlarged blind spot are reviewed and the classification of the white spot syndromes of the retina discussed.

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Cited Authors

  • Bhatti, MT; Holt, JL; Slavin, M

Published Date

  • March 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 50 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 207 - 214

PubMed ID

  • 15749310

Pubmed Central ID

  • 15749310

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-3304

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0039-6257

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.survophthal.2004.12.003


  • eng