Vitelliform maculopathy in MELAS syndrome.
American journal of ophthalmology case reports（2023）
We present a rare case of a visually asymptomatic pediatric patient with MELAS and vitelliform maculopathy, which may be part of the spectrum of retinal manifestations in MELAS. Pediatric-onset vitelliform maculopathy in MELAS may be under-diagnosed due to its asymptomatic nature. Given the known risk of choroidal neovascularization in vitelliform maculopathy, it is important to identify these patients for proper surveillance.更多