Off-Label AVASTIN (BEVACIZUMAB) For Serosanguinous Maculopathy
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00344617
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2007 by Singapore National Eye Centre. Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
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Ages Eligible for Study:
50 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
All subfoveal/juxtafoveal CNV and PCV (polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy) who are not eligible for other treatment options (compassionate use)
CNV and PCV lesions which have failed PDT, conventional argon laser photocoagulation (salvage use)
CNV and PCV lesions treatable with PDT, but cannot afford or refused
Patients with uncontrolled hypertension (systolic BP greater than 150mmHg or diastolic BP greater than 90mmHg
History of thrombolic events such as myocardial infarction or cerebral vascular accident
Renal abnormalities (as defined by established history of chronic renal disease or renal failure as well as patients requiring dialysis).
Recent (as defined as the past 28 days) or planned (as defined as the next 3 months) surgery.
Coagulation abnormalities, including anti-coagulant medication other than aspirin