|Year : 2022 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 319
Optic disc neovascularization in panuveitis and the role of optical coherence tomography angiography in diagnosis and follow-up
Laura Such-Irusta1, Raquel Burggraaf-Sánchez de las Matas2, Julián Zarco-Bosquet1
1 Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital de Sagunto, Valencia, Castellón, Spain
2 Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital General de Castellón, Castellón, Spain
|Date of Web Publication||07-Jan-2022|
Dr. Laura Such-Irusta
Servicio de Oftalmologia, Hospital de Sagunto, Valencia, Av. Ramon y Cajal, s/n, 46520, Port de Sagunt, Valencia
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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Such-Irusta L, Burggraaf-Sánchez de las Matas R, Zarco-Bosquet J. Optic disc neovascularization in panuveitis and the role of optical coherence tomography angiography in diagnosis and follow-up. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep 2022;2:319
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Such-Irusta L, Burggraaf-Sánchez de las Matas R, Zarco-Bosquet J. Optic disc neovascularization in panuveitis and the role of optical coherence tomography angiography in diagnosis and follow-up. Indian J Ophthalmol Case Rep [serial online] 2022 [cited 2022 Aug 14];2:319. Available from: https://www.ijoreports.in/text.asp?2022/2/1/319/334947
A case of panuveitis was imaged using optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) and showed optic disc neovascularization (NV), a known but uncommon complication observed in the course of uveitis of various etiologies.,,,
Manual segmentation on B-Scan OCTA helped us to differentiate NV from other entities. Besides, this imaging technique was very useful to document regression of papillary vessels in the follow-up visits in a noninvasive manner after treatment with intravitreal aflibercept (Eylea®) injections. [Figure 1]
|Figure 1: (A) Fundus photograph showing optic disc neovascularization, (B) OCTA of the optic nerve showing neovessels at the vitreoretinal interface after manual segmentation on b-scan at initial presentation (a, b), and the regression network one after the first (c, d) and second (e,f) aflibercept injections|
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