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Multiple Focal Choroidal Excavations in Association with Protein Rich Diet Volume 3 - Issue 1

Hakan Özdemir, Cansu Ekinci1*, Ahmet Elbay and Betul Tugcu2

  • 1Department of Ophthalmology, University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
  • 2Bezmialem University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Turkey

Received:February 23, 2021;   Published:March 8, 2021

Corresponding author: Cansu Ekinci, Bezmialem University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Adnan Menderes Bulv Vatan Cad 34093, İstanbul, Turkey

DOI: 10.32474/TOOAJ.2021.03.000158


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Choroidal excavation is a novel entity that is diagnosed with optical coherence tomography (OCT). In 1959, Klien, et al. [1] first described a concave-shaped chorioretinal abnormality with undifferentiated choriocapillaris and retinal pigment epithelium. Then in 2006, Jampol [2] defined similar changes with OCT and first used the term of focal choroidal excavation (FCE)

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