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Coats Disease, Teleangiectasies and Angiomas

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2010/congress/Vascular-Pathologies-in-Young-Patients.flv Ivan Fiser (Prague, Czech Republic) Advantages: In Coats´ disease and Coats-like retinal telangiectasia and aneurysms connected with exudation, we primarily treat the ectatic lesion with laser photocoagulation, rarely with cryopexy. Encouraged by good results, we treat even some perifoveal telangiectasies. In cases where the exudation stimulates an ERM...

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Management of Lipid Exudates in Coats’ Disease by Adjuvant Intravitreal Triamcinolone: Effects and Complications

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2010/congress/Vascular-Pathologies-in-Young-Patients.flv Ihab Saad Othman, Magdy Moussa, Manal Bouhaimed (Giza, Egypt) Advantages: Coats disease is associated with vascular leaky telangiectatic vessels. Intravitreal triamcinolone injection modulates leaking vessels and is associated with subretinal fluid resorption that can be followed by laser peripheral photoablation. Methods: Retrospective, interventional case...

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Coat’s Syndrome Successfully Treated with Cryocoagulation and Intravitreal Injection of Bevacizumab: A Case Report

http://www.evrs.eu/medias/2010/congress/Vascular-Pathologies-in-Young-Patients.flv Barbara Parolini, Grazia Pertile (Verona, Italy) A 14-year-old boy came to our attention in August 2008 for vision loss in the left eye. Since January 2008, his left eye had progressivery lost vision to 0,1 Snellen BCVA. He presented with a massive submacular exudation due to vascular abnormalities located in the temporal quadrant. A choroido-retinal...

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Coats Disease: Management of Lipid Exudates by Intravitreal Triamcinolone with or without Subretinal Fluid Drainage: Effects and Complications

Authors: Ihab Saad Othman, Magdy Moussa, Giza, Egypt Advantages: Coats disease is associated with vascular leaky telangiectatic vessels. Intravitreal triamcinolone injection modulates leaking vessels and is associated with subretinal fluid resorption that can be followed by laser peripheral photoablation. Methods: Twelve consecutive cases with Coats disease. Eleven cases presented in children and a single case presented in a 23-year-old...

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Resolution of Severe Macular Edema in Coat’s Disease with Intravitreal Bevacizumab

Morteza Entezari, Alireza Ramezani, Ladan Safavizadeh, Nader Bassirnia (Ophthalmic Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran) Advantages: To report a successful treatment of a severe exudative maculapathy in a 13-year-old boy with Coat’s disease by three intravitreal bevacizumab injections. Conventionally, laser photocoagulation and cryotherapy have been used for treatment of Coat’s disease;...

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Management of Coats Disease: Study of 29 Cases

Florence Metge, MD (Paris, France), Sarah Mrejen, MD (Paris, France), Pascale Dureau, MD, PhD (Paris, France), Catherine Edelson, MD (Paris, France), Francois Audren, MD (Paris, France), Isabelle Meunier, MD (Paris, France), George Caputo, MD (Paris, France) PURPOSE: Coat’s disease is characterized by abnormal telangiectatic retinal vessels associated with intraretinal and subretinal exsudates. The aim of this study is to describe...

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