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Retinal Pigment Epithelial Detachment in Central Serous Chorioretinopathy

  • Mathias MaierEmail author
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Abstract

In 1866, Albrecht von Graefe described a disease, which he called “recurrent central retinitis” [1]. Patients suffering from this condition showed a circumscribed serous retinal detachment typically affecting the posterior pole [1–3]. Since then, several publications with further definitions and terminologies of this disease followed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Leitender Oberarzt und stellv. Direktor, Klinik und Poliklinik für AugenheilkundeKlinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universität MünchenMünchenGermany

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