Ampiginous Choroiditis

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  •   Joumany Brahim Salem

  •   Imane Tarib

  •   Mahdi Khammaily

  •   Sidi Dahi

  •   Yassine Mouzari

  •   Fouad El Asri

  •   Karim Reda

  •   Abdelbarre Oubaaz

Abstract

Ampiginous choroiditis is a rare inflammatory disease that progressively alters the chorio-capillary, pigmented epithelium (PE) and neurosensory retina. We report the case of a 43-year-old patient with decreased visual acuity at finger count (CF) in both eyes, with multiple yellowish-white lesions of varying size, mostly in the peri-papillary region.


Keywords: Ampiginous choroiditis, Relentless placoid maculopathy, Serpiginous choroiditis, Placoid pigmentepitheliopathy.

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Brahim Salem, J., Tarib, I., Khammaily, M., Dahi, S., Mouzari, Y., El Asri, F., Reda, K., & Oubaaz, A. (2020). Ampiginous Choroiditis. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(3). https://doi.org/10.24018/ejmed.2020.2.3.260

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