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Idiopathic juxtafoveal retinal telangiectasia

Other Names for this Disease
  • Idiopathic juxtafoveal retinal telangiectasis
  • Idiopathic juxtafoveal telangiectasis
  • IJT
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What are the signs and symptoms of idiopathic juxtafoveal retinal telangiectasia?

Signs and symptoms of idiopathic juxtafoveal retinal telangiectasia may include slow loss of vision, distorted vision, trouble reading, and scotomata (a spot in the visual field in which vision is absent or deficient).[1]
Last updated: 7/24/2012

  1. Schmitz-Valckenberg S, Fan K, Nugent A, Rubin GS, Peto T, Tufail A, Egan C, Bird AC, Fitzke FW. Correlation of functional impairment and morphological alterations in patients with group 2A idiopathic juxtafoveal retinal telangiectasia. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008;