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Related to choroidal: choroidal artery, choroidal detachment, Choroidal Neovascularization

choroidal

(kɔːˈrɔɪdəl)
adj
relating to the choroid
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EYLEA is now also approved for the treatment of visual impairment due to myopic choroidal neovascularization (myopic CNV).
aflibercept) Injection for the treatment of visual impairment due to myopic choroidal neovascularization (myopic CNV).
As the retinal tissue tears away from its choroidal moorings, the photoreceptors become starved of oxygen and nutrients and begin to die.
12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantel Medical today announced CE Mark approval for its Vitra(TM) PDT photodynamic therapy laser platform, for the treatment of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) and central serous retinopathy (CSR).
Using both animal models and postmortem human retinas from donors with Alzheimer's disease, researchers found changes in the retinal pigment epithelial layer, which harbors the supportive cells located in the back of the eye, and in the thickness of the choroidal layer that has blood vessels providing nutrients to the retina.
The ocular circulation consists of the choroidal and retinal vasculature, adequate blood flow to which is essential for the maintenance of visual functions.
The tumour, known as Choroidal Melanoma, was discovered after Byron went for a routine eye test at Specsavers in Ebbw Vale last year.
The differential diagnosis in leukemic patients with exudative retinal detachment includes central serous choroidopathy, uveal effusion syndrome, choroidal neovascularization, Harada's syndrome, congenital optic disc pits.
Prostate adenocarcinoma presenting as a solitary choroidal metastasis.
Among their topics are the reproductive biology and spawning of zebrafish in laboratory settings, in vivo recording of the adult zebrafish electrocardiogram, methods for assessing neurotoxicity in zebrafish, developing a hypoxia-induced zebrafish choroidal neovascularization model, and zebrafish xenotransplant cancer model for drug screening.
Choroidal involvement was categorized as none, focal, or massive, as per the Retinoblastoma Staging Working Group.
However, up to 55% of cases of wet AMD in Chinese, Japanese, and Malay populations are caused by Polypoid Choroidal Vasculopathy (PCV), a disorder of eye blood vessel proliferation that is different from the wet form seen in North America and Europe.