Birdshot Chorioretinopathy

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Birdshot Chorioretinopathy

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The terms "Birdshot Chorioretinopathy" returned 16 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Assessment of retinal vascular calibres as a biomarker of disease activity in birdshot chorioretinopathy.
 

Author(s): Rupesh Agrawal, Nichole Joachim, Ling-Jun Li, Jiaying Lee, Aniruddha Agarwal, Dawn A Sim, Pearse A Keane, Gerald Liew, Carlos E Pavesio

Journal: Acta Ophthalmol. 2017 Mar;95(2):e113-e118.

 

Birdshot chorioretinopathy (BCR) is a potentially blinding ocular disorder involving the retinal vasculature and choroid without any systemic manifestations. The objective of the study was to describe vascular calibre changes in BCR and analyse the possibility of this optical biomarker ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Multimodal imaging of the disease progression of birdshot chorioretinopathy.
 

Author(s): Michel M Teussink, Paulien I Huis In Het Veld, Lieuwe A M de Vries, Carel B Hoyng, B Jeroen Klevering, Thomas Theelen

Journal: Acta Ophthalmol. 2016 Dec;94(8):815-823.

 

To study outer retinal deterioration in relation to clinical disease activity in patients with birdshot chorioretinopathy using fundus autofluorescence and spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (OCT).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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WALDENSTRÖM'S MACROGLOBULINEMIA MASQUERADING AS BIRDSHOT CHORIORETINOPATHY.
 

Author(s): Jane S Kim, Laurence Jaworski, Dipti Patel-Donnelly, Robert B Nussenblatt, H Nida Sen

Journal: Retin Cases Brief Rep. ;11(2):152-155.

 

To describe Waldenström's macroglobulinemia (WM) as a masquerade syndrome.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Birdshot Chorioretinopathy" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Birdshot chorioretinopathy: current knowledge and new concepts in pathophysiology, diagnosis, monitoring and treatment.
 

Author(s): Evangelos Minos, Robert J Barry, Sue Southworth, Annie Folkard, Philip I Murray, Jay S Duker, Pearse A Keane, Alastair K Denniston

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Birdshot chorioretinopathy (BCR) is a rare form of chronic, bilateral, posterior uveitis with a distinctive clinical phenotype, and a strong association with HLA-A29. It predominantly affects people in middle age. Given its rarity, patients often encounter delays in diagnosis leading ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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