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July 2002

Resolution of Punctate Inner Choroidopathy Lesions With Oral Prednisone Therapy

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Copyright 2002 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.2002

Arch Ophthalmol. 2002;120(7):996. doi:10.1001/archopht.120.7.996

A 27-YEAR-OLD woman presented with a 2-week history of decreased visual acuity and central photopsia of the right eye. She was in good health, and her ocular history was significant only for moderate myopia.

Best-corrected visual acuity on presentation was 20/400 OD and 20/20 OS. Fundus examination revealed a flat, pigmented subfoveal lesion with multiple chorioretinal scars clustered in the right macula (Figure 1). Results of examination of the left fundus were normal.

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