Foveal avascular zone in diabetic retinopathy: quantitative vs qualitative assessment

@article{Conrath2005FovealAZ,
  title={Foveal avascular zone in diabetic retinopathy: quantitative vs qualitative assessment},
  author={John Conrath and Roch Giorgi and D Raccah and Bernard Ridings},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2005},
  volume={19},
  pages={322-326}
}
AbstractPurposeTo describe the relations between foveal avascular zone (FAZ) size and outline in patients presenting diabetic retinopathy.Methods110 high-quality fluorescein angiograms from 110 diabetics were chosen from our digital retinal image databank. Patients with significant media opacities, macular scars, macular hard exsudates, high ametropia, and associated macular pathology were excluded. Both FAZ perimeter and surface area were measured with image analysis software. FAZ outline was… CONTINUE READING