occult choroidal neovascularization

occult choroidal neovascularization

area of leakage of undetermined source seen in the late phases of a retinal angiogram.

oc·cult cho·roi·dal ne·o·vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion

(ŏ-kŭlt' kōr-oyd'ăl nē-ō-vas'kyū-lăr-ī-zā'shŭn)
Area of leakage of undetermined source seen in the late phases of a retinal angiogram.
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Clinicopathologic correlation of occult choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration.
5mg/kg) patients with occult choroidal neovascularization (CNV) lesions;
The aim of this study was to describe the outcome of patients with predominantly occult choroidal neovascularization (CNV) when treated with TTT spot sizes up to 6 mm.
Large-spot size transpupillary thermotherapy for the treatment of occult choroidal neovascularization associated with age-related macular degeneration.
The protocol uses the IRIS Medical(R) OcuLight(R) SLx laser and Large Spot Slit Lamp Adapter to produce favorable therapeutic responses with minimal side effects and preservation of vision in patients with occult choroidal neovascularization (CNV) secondary to AMD.
We undertook the study because we were encouraged by the good results that have been obtained using TTT to treat other choroidal lesions, such as choroidal melanomas, and observed the similarities between choroidal tumors and occult choroidal neovascularization (CNV) secondary to AMD.