Management of corneal vascularization.

@article{Chaudhary2011ManagementOC,
  title={Management of corneal vascularization.},
  author={Meenu Chaudhary},
  journal={Nepalese journal of ophthalmology : a biannual peer-reviewed academic journal of the Nepal Ophthalmic Society : NEPJOPH},
  year={2011},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={218-9}
}
I read the article titled " Fine needle diathermy – A choice for managing corneal vascularization " and written by Thatte S (2011) with great interest as corneal vascularization is a very common problem encountered by us also in Nepal. Most of the cases that we see are healed corneal ulcers with vascularization, in which doing an optical keratoplasty is a big challenge. The author has done a very commendable job by introducing a technique which can be very helpful to us in our daily practice… CONTINUE READING

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. Vascular endothelial growth factor ( VEGF)-a potent angiogenic factor , has been reported to play a major role in the pathogenesis of corneal NV ( Chen et al 2009 ) .
In the clinical setting , topical corticosteroids and non - steroidal anti - inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ) remain the principal primary treatment for suppressing proliferating corneal vessels .
In the clinical setting , topical corticosteroids and non - steroidal anti - inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ) remain the principal primary treatment for suppressing proliferating corneal vessels .
. Vascular endothelial growth factor ( VEGF)-a potent angiogenic factor , has been reported to play a major role in the pathogenesis of corneal NV ( Chen et al 2009 ) .
A choice for managing corneal vascularization " and written by Thatte S ( 2011 ) with great interest as corneal vascularization is a very common problem encountered by us also in Nepal .
Recently , photodynamic therapy ( PDT ) has been introduced as a novel treatment for corneal neovascularization using photosensitizers ( Sugisaki et al 2008 ) .
Recently , photodynamic therapy ( PDT ) has been introduced as a novel treatment for corneal neovascularization using photosensitizers ( Sugisaki et al 2008 ) .
Recently , photodynamic therapy ( PDT ) has been introduced as a novel treatment for corneal neovascularization using photosensitizers ( Sugisaki et al 2008 ) .
Recently , photodynamic therapy ( PDT ) has been introduced as a novel treatment for corneal neovascularization using photosensitizers ( Sugisaki et al 2008 ) .
Recently , bevacizumab - a humanized monoclonal antibody against VEGF , has been reported to have significant and beneficial effects against corneal NV ; both topical and sub - conjunctival application are reported to be effective ( Chu et al 2011 ) .
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