Transpupillary thermotherapy for choroidal neovascular membrane in age related macular degeneration.

@article{Agarwal2004TranspupillaryTF,
  title={Transpupillary thermotherapy for choroidal neovascular membrane in age related macular degeneration.},
  author={Manisha Agarwal and Mahesh Palanivelu Shanmugam and Lekha Gopal and Nitin Shridhara Shetty and Muna Bhende and Lingam Gopal and Tarun Sharma and Sandeep Thakur and Rajiv Raman and S. M. Nizamuddin and Krishna Moorthy},
  journal={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2004},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={45-9}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy of transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT) in choroidal neovasularisation (CNVM) secondary to age related macular degeneration (AMD). MATERIAL AND METHODS Retrospective, non-randomized study of 28 eyes of 28 patients with subfoveal CNVM (classic, occult or mixed) secondary to AMD. RESULTS Fifteen patients (53.57%) maintained their pre-treatment vision, 2 (7.14%) patients showed improvement of more than 2 lines and 11 (39.28%) patients showed deterioration of… CONTINUE READING