FIRST SYMPTOMS AND THEIR AGE OF ONSET IN MACULAR TELANGIECTASIA TYPE 2
作者: Tjebo F. C. HeerenFrank G. HolzPeter Charbel Issa
作者单位: 1Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.
刊名: Retina, 2014, Vol.34 (5), pp.916-919
来源数据库: Wolters Kluwer Journal
DOI: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000082
原始语种摘要: PURPOSE:: To investigate the first symptoms and their age of onset in a large cohort of patients with macular telangiectasia type 2. METHODS:: Patients with the characteristic findings of macular telangiectasia type 2 were interviewed. Data collection also included a chart review to determine the delay of the correct diagnosis and visual function 10 years after the onset of first symptoms. RESULTS:: Of 91 patients, 72 (79%) reported impaired reading ability as their first symptom, followed by metamorphopsia in 12%. The age of onset was most frequent (76%) in the sixth or seventh decade of life (50–69 years), and 58% of the patients were symptomatic before the age of 60 years. The median delay between first symptoms and the diagnosis of macular telangiectasia type 2 before the year 2005...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • years 年代
  • first 第一
  • reading 读出
  • their 他们的
  • telangiectasia 毛细管扩张
  • ability 能力
  • macular 具斑点的
  • recently 近来
  • between 在中间
  • together 共同