Current classification of macular neovascularization in the course of AMD based on the Consensus Nomenclature for Reporting Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration Data Review article

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Anna Piotrowicz
Katarzyna Paczwa
Joanna Gołębiewska
Radosław Różycki

Abstract

Despite the improvement of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques age-related macular degeneration is still one of the main causes of central vision impairment.


Throughout the years, the classification of subretinal neovascularization in the course of age-related macular degeneration has changed due to the advancement of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. In 2020 an expert panel reached consensus on a new nomenclature for neovascularization in the course of age-related macular degeneration introducing the concept of macular neovascularization, which refers to each neovascularization in macula, regardless of the location.

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Piotrowicz A, Paczwa K, Gołębiewska J, Różycki R. Current classification of macular neovascularization in the course of AMD based on the Consensus Nomenclature for Reporting Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration Data. Ophthatherapy [Internet]. 2021Mar.31 [cited 2021Jun.22];8(1):5-10. Available from: https://www.journalsmededu.pl/index.php/ophthatherapy/article/view/1305
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