Adult-onset foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy

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Adult-onset foveomacular vitelliform dystrophy

Synonyms: AOFMD | AVMD | Adult-onset foveomacular dystrophy | Adult-onset foveomacular dystrophy with choroidal neovascularization | Adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy | Gass disease | Pseudo-Best disease | Pseudo-vitelliform macular dystrophy

A rare genetic macular dystrophy characterized by blurred vision metamorphopsia and mild visual impairment secondary to a slightly elevated yellow egg yolk-like lesion located in the foveal or parafoveal region.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version February 2024

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