International Journal of Ophthalmology and Optometry

Online ISSN: 2664-8555
Print ISSN: 2664-8547

Vol. 1, Issue 1 (2019)

Solitary congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium: A case report

Author(s): Ahmed Ghazza, Achibane Aimrane, Sarah Belghmaidi, Ibtisssam Hajji, Abdeljalil Moutaouakil
Abstract: Congenital hypertrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium (CHRPE) is a benign pigmented lesion located at the retinal pigment epithelium (1-4). Hyper pigmented fundus lesions are divided into three different forms: solitary, grouped and multiple (5). The solitary form often appears as a flattened pigment spot, generally considered to be benign, with no potential for malignant growth or transformation (6).
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