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Choroid Disorder

MedGen UID:
3427
Concept ID:
C0008521
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Choroid Disease; Choroid Diseases; Choroidal Disease; Choroidal Diseases; Disease, Choroid; Disease, Choroidal; Diseases, Choroid; Diseases, Choroidal

Definition

A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder that affects the choroid. Representative examples include choroiditis, hemangioma, and melanoma. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Fenner BJ, Cheung CMG, Sim SS, Lee WK, Staurenghi G, Lai TYY, Ruamviboonsuk P, Kokame G, Yanagi Y, Teo KYC
Eye (Lond) 2022 Feb;36(2):257-265. Epub 2021 Jul 14 doi: 10.1038/s41433-021-01688-7. PMID: 34262165Free PMC Article
Cheung CMG, Lai TYY, Teo K, Ruamviboonsuk P, Chen SJ, Kim JE, Gomi F, Koh AH, Kokame G, Jordan-Yu JM, Corvi F, Invernizzi A, Ogura Y, Tan C, Mitchell P, Gupta V, Chhablani J, Chakravarthy U, Sadda SR, Wong TY, Staurenghi G, Lee WK
Ophthalmology 2021 Mar;128(3):443-452. Epub 2020 Aug 11 doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2020.08.006. PMID: 32795496
Yokoi T, Ohno-Matsui K
Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila) 2018 Nov-Dec;7(6):415-421. Epub 2018 Sep 26 doi: 10.22608/APO.2018290. PMID: 30255668

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Therapy

Gunby P
JAMA 1980 May 9;243(18):1792-3. PMID: 7365947

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