Central Serous Chorioretinopathy Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jun 18, 2019
  • Author: Kean Theng Oh, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

CSCR may have a broad range of manifestations considering its presentation from acute to chronic CSCR. Sahoo et al described CSCR as a "great mimicker and...one of the commonest causes of referral." [43, 44, 45, 46]

Ozkaya et al found that, in a series of patients with suspected pattern dystrophy, 55% of eyes were misdiagnosed and actually had age-related macular degeneration or CSCR as the underlying disease. [46]

Differential Diagnoses