Symptoms & Signs
- Dim and blurred blind spot in the center of vision
- Distortion of straight lines with the affected eye
- Objects appearing smaller or farther away with the affected eye
Diagnosis & Tests
Your health care provider can usually diagnose central serous choroidopathy by dilating the eye and performing an eye exam. Fluorescein angiography confirms the diagnosis.
Review Date : 8/22/2008
Reviewed By : Paul B. Griggs, MD, Department of Ophthalmology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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