Welcome - Coats Disease Community
What is Coats Disease ?
Coats disease, also known as Coats' Retinitis, Coats' Syndrome, Exudative Retinitis, and Retinal Telangiectasis, is an idiopathic disorder characterized by an abnormal development of retinal vessels (telangiectasia) with a progressive deposition of intraretinal or subretinal exudates, potentially leading to exudative retinal detachment.
Coats Disease Resources
published about 23 hours ago
My husband was diagnosed with Coats Disease in 2008. He was 33 years old. He went to work (as a welder) one night and I got a phone call about 3 AM...
published about 1 month ago
February 22 was a normal Saturday and it felt like a routine going to the ophthalmologist for a check up for my two sons. My youngest son had never...
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