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Retinitis pigmentosa and retinal oedema.
  1. D J Spalton,
  2. A C Bird and
  3. P E Cleary


    Twenty-five patients with retinitis pigmentosa and retinal leakage were investigated. Oedema was present in dominant and X-linked inherited disease and is likely to be present in recessive disease as well. We suggest that this might be a general response seen in many types of tapeto-retinal degeneration to actively degenerating photoreceptors or pigment epithelium.

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