Serpiginous-like choroiditis (SLC) is a choroidal inflammation of diverse causes, which clinically resembles serpiginous choroiditis.1 Intraocular tuberculosis commonly presents as SLC in countries where Mycobacterium tuberculosis is endemic. In this choroiditis, M tuberculosis is rarely demonstrated in ocular fluids by smear or culture.1,2 Although a biopsy of the affected tissue can yield a tuberculosis diagnosis, such an approach is discouraged because of potentially severe ocular complications. Thus, to our knowledge, histopathologic changes in SLC remain largely unknown. We report clinicopathologic features of SLC.
Kawali A, Emerson GG, Naik NK, Sharma K, Mahendradas P, Rao NA. Clinicopathologic Features of Tuberculous Serpiginous-like Choroiditis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(2):219–221. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5791
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