PERSISTENT PLACOID MACULOPATHY: A Systematic Review Kolomeyer, Anton M.; Brucker, Alexander J. Kolomeyer, Anton M.; Brucker, Alexander J. Less RETINA. 38(10):1881-1895, October 2018. Abstract Abstract In Brief In Brief Favorites PDF Get Content & Permissions Abstract: In Brief: Persistent placoid maculopathy is a bilateral idiopathic chorioretinopathy most commonly diagnosed in Caucasian men in the 6th–7th decade of life. In the following, we performed a comprehensive review of the 21 published cases to summarize demographics, symptoms at presentation, clinical characteristics, visual outcomes, multimodal imaging characteristics, and treatment modalities, as well as to discuss proposed disease pathophysiology.