Choroidal neovascularization

What is Choroidal neovascularization?

Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is the creation of new blood vessels in the choroid layer of the eye. This is a common symptom of the degenerative maculopathy wet AMD (age-related macular degeneration).

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My uncle is suffering from an eyes disease. Muscular degeneration. he is 65 yrs old and is operated for catract 1year ago..he is diabetic and have...

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Macular degeneration, or age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss in older. There are...

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My father has been diagnosed with a black spot in the eye. His angiography was done and he has been advised Injection Avastin. What are the...

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Thanks for the query.
Your father probably has wet age related macular degeneration.
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a...

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I have wet macular degeneration in my right eye and have been taking injections monthly for over 6 months. My FLA. Blue Cross pays for the Drugs...

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Don't stop, drugs control and not cure

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Hi and thank you so much for this query.

I am so sorry to hear about this wet...

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