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Multimodal images of chronic branch retinal vein occlusion

Authors Schwartz SG, Monroig A, Flynn HW Jr

Received 29 January 2017

Accepted for publication 16 March 2017

Published 4 May 2017 Volume 2017:10 Pages 159—162


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Editor who approved publication: Dr Scott Fraser

Stephen G Schwartz, Armando Monroig, Harry W Flynn Jr

Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

Abstract: Two illustrative cases of chronic branch retinal vein occlusion are presented with multimodal imaging, including commercially available optical coherence tomography angiography. In these two patients, retinal ischemia and collateral vessels were well imaged without the need to use traditional fluorescein angiography. Optical coherence tomography angiography provides useful information for the diagnosis and management of patients with branch retinal vein occlusion and other retinal vascular diseases.

Keywords: branch retinal vein occlusion, optical coherence tomography angiography, spectral domain optical coherence tomography, multimodal imaging, BRVO management

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