1. Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography of Early Onset Large Colloid Drusen

    Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography of Early Onset Large Colloid Drusen

    Purpose: Large colloid drusen (LCD) are a subgroup of early onset drusen recently reported. The aim of this study was to describe morphologic features in patients affected with LCD using high-resolution spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT). Methods: A complete ophthalmologic examination including SD-OCT was performed in 22 eyes of 11 consecutive patients. Results: Mean age was 35 years old at diagnosis, and mean visual acuity was 20/25. In all eyes, SD-OCT showed multiple dome-shaped retinal pigment epithelium detachments corresponding to the drusen. Mean height of drusen was 199 [mu]m (range, 108-316 [mu]m) and mean width was 419 ...

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