A patient with rubeola retinopathy, who was observed for 17 years, manifested the early acute fundus picture of attenuated vessels, retinal edema, and stellate macular figure. After a period of seeming recovery, the condition progressed to the stage of secondary pigmentary degeneration of the retina. It is emphasized, therefore, that in all such conditions, prognosis should be guarded.
Scheie HG, Morse PH. Rubeola Retinopathy. Arch Ophthalmol. 1972;88(3):341-344. doi:10.1001/archopht.1972.01000030343025