[Radiation therapy for small choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration].


OBJECTIVE To evaluate radiation therapy for age-related macular degeneration with subfoveal or juxtafoveal choroidal neovascularization smaller than or equal to 1 disc area. DESIGN Nonrandomized comparative clinical trial. PARTICIPANTS Fourteen eyes received a total radiation dose of 10-20 Gy in 5-10 fractions. The mean follow-up time was 22 months. Ten… (More)