1. Macular retinal detachment associated with peripapillary detachment in pathologic myopia.

    Purpose A peripapillary detachment in pathologic myopia (PDPM) appears as a yellowish-orange lesion around the optic disc in highly myopic eyes. We report a case in which a macular retinal detachment (RD) accompanied a PDPM. Method A case report was used in this study. Results The right eye in a 48-year-old man showed a macular RD and a PDPM. Fluorescein fundus angiography showed no dye leakage, suggestive of an optic pit within the optic disc. Optical coherence tomography (OCT) examination revealed that there was a full-thickness tissue defect in the retina overlying PDPM, the vitreous cavity was connected to PDPM ...
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