Imaging Case Report
- Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging
- March/April 2009 - Volume 40 · Issue 2: 174-176
Occult macular dystrophy is a rare macular disorder in which patients have bilaterally decreased visual acuity without any significant ophthalmoscopic findings. Using spectral domain optical coherence tomography, the authors found a defect in the junction between the inner and outer segments of the foveal photoreceptors in a patient with occult macular dystrophy.
From Vitreous-Retina-Macula Consultants of New York (HK, RFS), New York, New York; the LuEsther T. Mertz Retinal Research Center (HK, RFS), Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, New York, New York; and Wills Eye Institute (JIM), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The authors have no financial or proprietary interest in the materials presented herein.
Address correspondence to Richard F. Spaide, MD, 460 Park Avenue, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10022.