1. Imaging of macroaneurysms occurring during retinal vein occlusion and diabetic retinopathy by indocyanine green angiography and high resolution optical coherence tomography

    Background Macular edema occurring after retinal vein occlusion (RVO) or diabetic retinopathy (DR) may be due to the development of capillary and/or venous macroaneurysms (MAs). Here, we investigated the respective contribution of fluorescein angiography (FA), of indocyanine green angiography (ICGA) and of high-resolution optical coherence tomography (HR-OCT) to their detection. Methods Review of the charts of six consecutive patients with MAs secondary to RVO (n = 4) or DR (n = 2). For each patient, FA, ICGA and HR-OCT data were analyzed and compared. Results All detectable MAs were detected by ICGA, while in three eyes FA failed to show them ...
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