The clinical and fluorescein angiographic findings are described in three young female patients showing rapid loss of central vision secondary to multifocal, yellow-white, placoid lesions at the level of the pigment epithelium and choroid; rapid resolution of these lesions with permanent alterations in the pigment epithelium and minimal damage to the adjacent choroid and retina; and significant visual improvement which continued for several weeks or months after apparent ophthalmoscopic resolution of the acute lesions.
Gass JDM. Acute Posterior Multifocal Placoid Pigment Epitheliopathy. Arch Ophthalmol. 1968;80(2):177-185. doi:10.1001/archopht.1968.00980050179005