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Case Reports in CNV (Different from AMD): First Case

The authors report the case of a 55-year-old man complaining of metamorphopsia in his left eye (LE). Corrected distance visual acuity (CDVA) was 20/20 in the right eye (RE) and 20/25 in the LE. Fundoscopy revealed a macular hemorrhage in his LE. Spectral-Domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) showed a bilateral thickened choroid and a retinal pigment epithelium detachment (PED) with submacular hemorrhage in his LE. Fluorescein...

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Myopic Choroidal Neovascularization

Pathological myopia is a common cause of visual impairment worldwide. Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is its most threatening complication, often resulting in irreversible deterioration and loss of central vision. The precise pathogenesis of this disease remains unclear and several theories have been proposed. Improvements have been made in the diagnosis and characterization of myopic CNV over the years but there are no recognized...

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