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Do Neovascular AMD Lesions Associated with PED Behave Differently to Anti-VEGF Treatment?

Purpose: To document the prognosis of eyes with neovascular AMD associated with any pigment epithelial detachment (PED) during the course of anti VEGF treatment. Methods: The medical records of 331 eyes with neovascular AMD treated with intravitreal anti VEGFs were retrospectively errate for the presence of PED. The visual and anatomical (OCT) prognosis of the cases and complication rates after treatment were determined. Results: PED was...

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Submacular Surgery of High Pigment Epithelial Detachment in ARMD

Advantages: The purpose was to compare the effectiveness of intravitreal injection of ranibizumab and submacular surgery in patients with a subfoveal high pigment epithelial detachment (PED). Methods: The clinical trial included two groups of patients. Group 1 consisted of 11 patients (11 eyes), who received three initial intravitreal injections of ranibizumab. Group 2 consisted of 9 patients (9 eyes), who underwent intentional drainage...

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An Atypical Form of Multiple Pigment Epithelial Detachments

M Nuñez, MP Mendivil (Bilbao, Spain) Advantages: We present this case because of its peculiarity and unique images. We’ve looked through the bibliography and haven’t found any case similar to this one. Case Report: A Russian 50-year-old man with unremarkable ocular, medical and family histories searched for therapy because of decreased visual acuity. He presented with 20/20 in the right eye and 20/40 in the left eye. Ophthalmoscopic...

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Comparison Between Intravitreal Triamcinolone and Bevacizumab for Serous Ped and Occult Choroidal Neovascularization Secondary to AMD

David Hauser, MD (Kefar Bilu B, Israel), Yoel Greenvald, MD (Rehovot, Israel), Amir Bukelman, MD (Rehovot, Israel), Haya Katz, MD (Rehovot, Israel), Reut Parnes, MD (Rehovot, Israel), Nir Shoham, (Rehovot, Israel), Genady Landa, MD (Rehovot, Israel), Ayala Pollack, MD (Rehovot, Israel) PURPOSE: To compare the outcome of intravitreal triamcinolone (Kenalog) and intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) for eyes with serous PED and occult choroidal...

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Treatment of Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation Lesions Associated with Pigment Epithelial Detachment with Focal Pulsed Laser

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2006/congress/Treatment of Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation Lesions Associated-with-Pigment-Epithelial-Detachment-with-Focal-Pulsed-Laser.swf Robert P. Murphy, MD (Fairfax, VA), Marissa Albano, MD (Washington, DC), William L. Gilmer, MD (Washington, DC), Lisa Ahramjian, BS (Washington, DC) PURPOSE: To demonstrate that retinal angiomatous proliferation (RAP) lesions associated with pigment epithelial detachments...

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