Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy and photodynamic therapy with verteporfin

  title={Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy and photodynamic therapy with verteporfin},
  author={Rufino Silva and Jo{\~a}o Figueira and Maria da Luz Cachulo and Liliane Duarte and Jos{\'e} Rui Faria de Abreu and Jos{\'e} G. Cunha-vaz},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
We evaluated, in a nonrandomised, institutional, prospective study, the efficacy of photodynamic therapy (PDT) with verteporfin in age-related macular degeneration (AMD) eyes with polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV) and subfoveal exudation. A prospective clinical and angiographic study was done in 40 consecutive eyes with PCV treated with PDT using masked best-corrected visual acuity (VA) and fluorescein and indocyanine green angiographic features at baseline and over 2 years. Twenty-one… CONTINUE READING


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