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Case Reports in Ophthalmological Medicine
Volume 2017, Article ID 5857041, 5 pages
Case Report

Chronic Central Serous Chorioretinopathy in a Patient with Pigment Dispersion Syndrome: A Possible Correlation

Department of Ophthalmology, 401 Army General Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece

Correspondence should be addressed to Dimitrios Kourkoutas; moc.liamtoh@satuokruok_d

Received 18 June 2017; Accepted 23 August 2017; Published 1 October 2017

Academic Editor: Nicola Rosa

Copyright © 2017 Dimitrios Kourkoutas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Chronic central serous chorioretinopathy (CSCR) is a progressive chorioretinopathy with widespread atrophic RPE abnormalities and serous retinal detachments (SRDs) present for 6 months or longer. We report a case of CSCR in a 38-year-old patient with Pigment Dispersion Syndrome (PDS). In the presented case of CSCR, the chronic course of the disease may in part be associated with an underlying generalized degenerative dysfunction of the pigmented cells of the eye on grounds of PDS. We suggest that a chronic course of disease may be suspected in the setting of CSCR with concurrent RPE pathology, such as what is found in PDS.