Journal of Clinical Case Reports

ISSN: 2165-7920

Open Access

Torpedo Maculopathy: A Case Report of a 9-Year-Old Girl in Albania


Krasniqi M

Torpedo maculopathy is a rare, congenital anomaly of the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) which is characterized by the appearance of a ‘torpedo?shaped’ lesion located temporal to the fovea. In our case a 9 years old girl on her routine eye examination was discover to have a bilateral macular RPE defect with a pointed-oval shape directed toward the foveola and hyperpigmented. OCT and Foto fundus was done to the patient and diagnoses of torpedo maculopathy was made. Regular was recommended.


Share this article

Google Scholar citation report
Citations: 1295

Journal of Clinical Case Reports received 1295 citations as per Google Scholar report

Journal of Clinical Case Reports peer review process verified at publons

Indexed In

arrow_upward arrow_upward