Punctate Inner Choroidopathy. A Survey Analysis of 77 Persons

Adam T. Gerstenblith, Jennifer Thorne, Lucia Sobrin, Diana V. Do, Syed Mahmood Shah, C. Stephen Foster, Douglas Jabs, Quan Dong Nguyen

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Purpose: To evaluate the demographic and clinical features of punctate inner choroidopathy (PIC). Design: Noncomparative survey. Participants: Persons with PIC who were in contact with the PIC Society. Methods: A survey was designed and posted on the Web site of the PIC Society, and persons diagnosed with PIC were invited to participate. Seventy-seven persons with PIC completed the survey. Main Outcome Measures: Demographics, presenting symptoms, disease manifestations, treatment regimens, and ocular complications. Results: Of the 77 participants who completed the survey, 90% were women, 97% Caucasian, and 85% myopic. The median age of participants was 30 years (range, 15-55). The median duration of disease at the time of survey completion was 3 years (range,

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalOphthalmology
Volume114
Issue number6
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Gerstenblith, A. T., Thorne, J., Sobrin, L., Do, D. V., Shah, S. M., Foster, C. S., ... Nguyen, Q. D. (2007). Punctate Inner Choroidopathy. A Survey Analysis of 77 Persons. Ophthalmology, 114(6). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2006.10.047

Punctate Inner Choroidopathy. A Survey Analysis of 77 Persons. / Gerstenblith, Adam T.; Thorne, Jennifer; Sobrin, Lucia; Do, Diana V.; Shah, Syed Mahmood; Foster, C. Stephen; Jabs, Douglas; Nguyen, Quan Dong.

In: Ophthalmology, Vol. 114, No. 6, 06.2007.

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Gerstenblith, AT, Thorne, J, Sobrin, L, Do, DV, Shah, SM, Foster, CS, Jabs, D & Nguyen, QD 2007, 'Punctate Inner Choroidopathy. A Survey Analysis of 77 Persons', Ophthalmology, vol. 114, no. 6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2006.10.047
Gerstenblith, Adam T. ; Thorne, Jennifer ; Sobrin, Lucia ; Do, Diana V. ; Shah, Syed Mahmood ; Foster, C. Stephen ; Jabs, Douglas ; Nguyen, Quan Dong. / Punctate Inner Choroidopathy. A Survey Analysis of 77 Persons. In: Ophthalmology. 2007 ; Vol. 114, No. 6.
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