The evolution of untreated acute syphilitic posterior placoid chorioretinitis captured by multimodal retinal imaging

Blair K. Armstrong, John Pitcher, Rajiv Shah, Christopher Brady, David Perlmutter, Sunir J. Garg

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Abstract

Acute syphilitic posterior placoid chorioretinitis (ASPPC) is a rare manifestation of syphilis. Most cases respond to systemic treatment of the underlying Treponema pallidum infection. The authors illustrate the natural progression of untreated ASPPC with multimodal retinal imaging.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)606-609
Number of pages4
JournalOphthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina
Volume45
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery
  • Medicine(all)

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