RPE atrophy following photodynamic therapy in type 2A idiopathic parafoveal telangiectasis

Shanmugam, Mahesh P.; Agarwal, Manisha
March 2005
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2005, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p61
Academic Journal
journal article
We report a case of Type 2A idiopathic parafoveal telangiectasis treated by Photodynamic Therapy (PDT), resulting in retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) atrophy corresponding to the size of the laser spot used. This raises a doubt regarding the safety of photodynamic therapy in CNVM secondary to type 2A parafoveal telangiectasis.


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