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serpiginous choroidopathy

 

Definition: bilateral acquired abnormality of retinal pigment epithelium and choroid in which irregular multiple progressive swelling is followed by atrophic scars in linear patterns.

Synonym(s): geographic choroidopathy, helicoid choroidopathy

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