- Bevacizumab and type 1 idiopathic macular telangiectasia. Koay, C L; Chew, F L M; Visvaraja, S // Eye;Dec2011, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p1663
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses a case report of type 1 idiopathic macular telangiectasia (IMT) in a 76-year-old man who successfully treated with intravitreal bevazinumab.
- Response to 'Bevacizumab and type 1 idiopathic macular telangiectasia'. Ooto, S; Takayama, K; Yoshimura, N // Eye;Dec2011, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p1665
A response by S. Ooto and colleagues to a letter to the editor about their article "Intravitreal bevacizumab for type 1 idiopathic macular telangiectasia" in the 2010 issue is presented.
- Chance diagnosis. Schnur, Walter // Cortlandt Forum;5/25/95, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p40
Relates the author's experience of improperly diagnosing but curing an elderly patient with telangiectasia. Response to oral iron, vitamin B12 and folic acid; Gastroduodenoscopy; Treatment by laser light fulguration.
- New tools, techniques improve telangiectasia treatment. Guttman, Cheryl // Dermatology Times;Sep95, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p20
Reports on advances in the treatment of leg telangiectasia. Use of sodium tetradecyl sulfate; Recognition of the importance of treating reticular veins; Application of post-treatment compression.
- Get rid of telangiectases by first treating reticular veins. Sabbagh, Leslie // Dermatology Times;May97, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p20
Explores on the best approach for eliminating telangiectatic veins as reported by Dr. Michael P. Goldman. How to determine the exact location of the telangiectases; Contraindication of ambulatory phlebectomy. INSET: Another approach to telangiectasia treatment..
- Erase fine red lines. Boyer, Pamela // Prevention;Nov95, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p126
Reports on the treatment of telangiectasia or spider veins on the face. Treatment of facial veins with electric current, lasers and a intense-pulsed light system.
- Anesthesia for laser Tx of facial telangiectasias. // Cosmetic Surgery Times;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p11
Examines the applicability of botulinum toxin-A (Botox) injected as anesthesia for laser treatment of facial telangiectasias. Recommendations from Doctor Joseph Niamtu from American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons; Guidelines for its application in the surgical process; Advantages on its application.
- New device safely cools skin during laser ablation. Zabel, Karen // Dermatology Times;Jul96, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p80
Features the cooling device that simultaneously cools the skin during laser ablation which also offers a promising alternative to sclerotherapy in the treatment of lower extremity telangiectasia greater than 0.2 millimeter in diameter. Cool Laser Optics (CLO) as the name given to the device;...
- Pulsed dye laser effective Tx for facial telangiectasia. Sabbagh, Leslie // Dermatology Times;Jul2001, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p25
Reports that facial telangiectasias can be effectively treated with the pulsed dye laser with extended pulse durations. Description of how the pulsed dye laser treats facial telangiectasias; Impact of the configuration of the pulse train; Potential side effects of the laser treatment.