Optical coherence tomography angiography demonstration of choroidal neovascularization in Malattia Leventinese

Eleonora Corbelli, Federico Corvi, Adriano Carnevali, Lea Querques, Ilaria Zucchiatti, Francesco Bandello, Giuseppe Querques

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Abstract

In a case of Malattia Leventinese, optical coherence tomography angiography led to the diagnosis of type 1 neovascularization, despite absence of evidence on conventional dye-based angiography. The authors hypothesize that, at least in some cases, accumulation of subretinal fluid in Malattia Leventinese could be due to a subretinal pigment epithelium (RPE) neovascular component rather than creation of hydrophobic barrier at the RPE and Bruch's membrane.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)602-604
Number of pages3
JournalOphthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina
Volume47
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 2016

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery

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