Prospective clinical trial evaluating the efficacy of photodynamic therapy for symptomatic circumscribed choroidal hemangioma.

@article{Boixadera2009ProspectiveCT,
  title={Prospective clinical trial evaluating the efficacy of photodynamic therapy for symptomatic circumscribed choroidal hemangioma.},
  author={Anna Boixadera and Jose Garcia-Arumi and Vicente Martinez-Castillo and Jos{\'e} Luis Encinas and J. Cueto-Felgueroso Elizalde and Gonzalo Blanco-Mateos and Josep Mar{\'i}a Caminal and Carmela Cape{\'a}ns and F{\'e}lix Armad{\'a} and Amaparo Navea and Jose Luis Montiel Olea},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2009},
  volume={116 1},
  pages={
          100-105.e1
        }
}
PURPOSE To evaluate photodynamic therapy (PDT) for symptomatic circumscribed choroidal hemangioma (CCH). DESIGN Prospective, multicenter, nonrandomized clinical trial. PARTICIPANTS Thirty-one eyes of 31 patients with posterior pole CCH and symptoms caused by exudation into the macular area. INTERVENTION Photodynamic therapy was applied by Zeiss laser. Intravenous verteporfin at 6 mg/m(2) body surface was administered before treatment, and light emitted at 689 nm for photosensitization… CONTINUE READING
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