The overlapping spectrum of flat irregular pigment epithelial detachment investigated by optical coherence tomography angiography

The overlapping spectrum of flat irregular pigment epithelial detachment investigated by optical... Int Ophthalmol (2018) 38:975–983 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10792-017-0547-x ORIGINAL PAPER The overlapping spectrum of flat irregular pigment epithelial detachment investigated by optical coherence tomography angiography . . . Francesco Pichi Mariachiara Morara Chiara Veronese Antonio P. Ciardella Received: 22 January 2017 / Accepted: 2 May 2017 / Published online: 11 May 2017 Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2017 Abstract 31% pachychoroid pigment epitheliopathies (PPEs) at Purpose To describe the OCT angiography charac- baseline evolved to CSCR, 22% PPE at baseline teristics of flat irregular pigment epithelial detach- evolved to pachychoroid neovasculopathy, 18% ments (PEDs), an overlapping tomographic feature of pachychoroid neovasculopathy stable. various macular disorders. Conclusion Central serous chorioretinopathy, type 1 Methods Consecutive patients with a dimpled retinal CNV, and the pachychoroid spectrum of diseases pigment epithelium profile on OCT, referred for a cause abnormalities in the choroidal circulation that second opinion, were enrolled. Fluorescein (FA) and make the overlying RPE dysfunctional, resulting in indocyanine green angiography (ICGA) were per- flat irregular PED. Discrimination between avascular formed in all patients and compared to previous and vascular flat irregular PEDs is crucial for a good examinations, when available. In all patients, visual outcome, but since chronic alterations of the enhanced depth imaging-OCT and OCT http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Ophthalmology Springer Journals

The overlapping spectrum of flat irregular pigment epithelial detachment investigated by optical coherence tomography angiography

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Copyright © 2017 by Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
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Medicine & Public Health; Ophthalmology
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0165-5701
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1573-2630
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10.1007/s10792-017-0547-x
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Int Ophthalmol (2018) 38:975–983 https://doi.org/10.1007/s10792-017-0547-x ORIGINAL PAPER The overlapping spectrum of flat irregular pigment epithelial detachment investigated by optical coherence tomography angiography . . . Francesco Pichi Mariachiara Morara Chiara Veronese Antonio P. Ciardella Received: 22 January 2017 / Accepted: 2 May 2017 / Published online: 11 May 2017 Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2017 Abstract 31% pachychoroid pigment epitheliopathies (PPEs) at Purpose To describe the OCT angiography charac- baseline evolved to CSCR, 22% PPE at baseline teristics of flat irregular pigment epithelial detach- evolved to pachychoroid neovasculopathy, 18% ments (PEDs), an overlapping tomographic feature of pachychoroid neovasculopathy stable. various macular disorders. Conclusion Central serous chorioretinopathy, type 1 Methods Consecutive patients with a dimpled retinal CNV, and the pachychoroid spectrum of diseases pigment epithelium profile on OCT, referred for a cause abnormalities in the choroidal circulation that second opinion, were enrolled. Fluorescein (FA) and make the overlying RPE dysfunctional, resulting in indocyanine green angiography (ICGA) were per- flat irregular PED. Discrimination between avascular formed in all patients and compared to previous and vascular flat irregular PEDs is crucial for a good examinations, when available. In all patients, visual outcome, but since chronic alterations of the enhanced depth imaging-OCT and OCT

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International OphthalmologySpringer Journals

Published: May 11, 2017

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