[Characteristics, multimodality imaging and treatment of macular telangiectasia type 2].

@article{Cai2019CharacteristicsMI,
  title={[Characteristics, multimodality imaging and treatment of macular telangiectasia type 2].},
  author={Yu-yu Cai and Xinjun Shi and Man-zhi Zhao and Xin Xin Li},
  journal={[Zhonghua yan ke za zhi] Chinese journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2019},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={
          68-73
        }
}
Macular telangiectasia type 2 (MacTel 2) is an idiopathic entity which is characterized by dilated capillary network near, or around, the fovea of the macula. The spectrums secondary to macular retinal vascular inflammation or obstruction are excluded. It is a binocular disease in general. MacTel 2 is now widely recognized as a macular neurodegenerative disease rather than a simple vascular disease. This article reviews the epidemiological features, clinical features, staging, special… CONTINUE READING
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