Clinical and imaging findings of pattern dystrophy subtypes; Diagnostic errors and unnecessary treatment in clinical practice
Publication date: Available online 28 November 2017
Source:Journal Français d'Ophtalmologie
Author(s): A. Ozkaya, R. Garip, H. Nur Tarakcioglu, Z. Alkin, M. Taskapili
PurposeTo evaluate the clinical and multimodal imaging findings of various pattern dystrophy (PD) subtypes and report the initial misdiagnosis rate of PD patients resulting in unnecessary treatment in actual clinical practice.MethodsRetrospective, observational study. Forty eyes of 24 patients with PD were included. The distribution of PD subtypes, optical coherence tomography (OCT) and fundus autofluorescence (FAF) findings,...