Use of Intravitreal Bevacizumab in Eyes With Choroidal Neovascularization Secondary to Angioid Streaks
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00599820
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2008 by Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México. Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
Intravitreal Bevacizumab is an effective treatment for choroidal neovascularization secondary to Angioid Streaks
Condition or disease
Angioid StreaksChoroidal Neovascularization
Drug: Intravitreal Bevacizumab
A consecutive case series of patients with angioid streaks that developed subfoveal choroidal neovascularization were treated with a primary 2.5 mg injection of Bevacizumab (Avastin) intravitreally. All patients were evaluated with BCVA at 1, 2 , 4 and 12 weeks and OCT and fluoresceine angiography at month 1 and 3. (Patients will be follow 6 months)
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Clinical diagnosis of Angioid Streaks
Choroidal neovascularization associated
Untreated patients or patients treated once with PDT
Ocular surgery excepting uncomplicated phacoemulsification