14-2. Optic Disc Pitting with Retinal Schisis and Detachment

Clinical Summary

A 21-year-old man was evaluated for a serous macu-

m lar elevation associated with a pit of the optic nervehead in his right eye. He had received laser treatment four months earlier On examination, his visual acuity in this eye w7as 20/50. Slit-lamp biomicroscopy (A) revealed a pit along the inferotemporal rim of the optic disc, a small cyst directly in the fovea, fine superficial retinal striae, and an underlying vellow discoloration of the pigment epithelium.

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