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Central Serous Chorioretinopathy

Central Serous Chorioretinopathy - Causes and Risk Factors

What causes CSCR?
It is not known what causes CSCR but the condition has been associated with stress, certain hormonal or endocrine disruptions and the use of steroid medications. Some traditional Chinese medicine and herbal medicine, especially those containing ginseng, may worsen the condition.

What puts me at risk of CSCR?
The risk factors of CSCR include:

  • Gender: males are five to 10 times more likely to be affected
  • Stress
  • Steroid use

Central Serous Chorioretinopathy - Preparing for surgery

Central Serous Chorioretinopathy - Post-surgery care

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