The world's scientific and social network for malaria professionals
Subscribe to free Newsletter | 11110 malaria professionals are enjoying the free benefits of MalariaWorld today

middle maculopathy

NOT Open Access | Cerebral malaria associated with mixed forms of acute macular neuroretinopathy and paracentral acute middle maculopathy

November 24, 2021 - 20:01 -- NOT Open Access
Bradly K, Relvas LJM, Draganova D, Postelmans L
J Fr Ophtalmol. 2021 Nov 18:S0181-5512(21)00537-4

Acute macular neuroretinopathy (AMN) is a rare retinal disorder first described by Bos and Deutman in 1975. It usually presents as an acute onset of paracentral scotoma, with characteristic fundus findings of reddish-brown wedge-shaped or petaloid lesions located within the parafoveal area. With the recent advances of spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT), Sarraf et al. initially categorized the lesions into two types according to the layer involved: either above or below the outer plexiform layer (OPL).

Subscribe to RSS - middle maculopathy