Central Serous Chorioretinopathy CSR (Mushroom or Umbrella Leak)

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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy CSR (Mushroom or Umbrella Leak)

Central Serous Chorioretinopathy CSR (Mushroom or Umbrella Leak)

-An idiopathic disorder involving a focal or multifocal leak at the level of theretinal pigment epithelium (RPE), usually in conjunction with a serous pigment epithelial detachment.
-The leaks ascend in the subneurosensory retinal space until they reach the limits of the neurosensory detachments and then decussate temporally and nasally to form a “mushroom” or
“umbrella” appearance.
-The leakage of the dye into the subneurosensory retinal space will delineate or outline the neurosensory detachment, but will never completely fill it homogeneously like a serous pigment epithelial detachment.

Central Serous Chorioretinopathy CSR (Mushroom or Umbrella Leak)
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy CSR (Mushroom or Umbrella Leak)

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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy CSR (Mushroom or Umbrella Leak)

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