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Retinal Artery Occlusion Summary

Description: Sudden ISCHEMIA in the RETINA due to blocked blood flow through the CENTRAL RETINAL ARTERY or its branches leading to sudden complete or partial loss of vision, respectively, in the eye.

Also Known As: Occlusion, Retinal Artery; Occlusions, Retinal Artery; Retinal Artery Occlusions; Branch Retinal Artery Occlusion; Central Retinal Artery Occlusion

Networked: 424 relevant articles (19 outcomes, 34 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Retinal Artery Occlusion

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 3 outcomes 8 studies in 132 results : IBA
  2. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Alteplase) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 13 results : FDA 2
  3. Alprostadil (Muse) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 8 Generic
  4. Oxygen : 1 outcome 3 studies in 14 results : IBA
  5. Glutamic Acid (Glutamate) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 7
  6. TES : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  7. boldenone undecylenate (Equipoise) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator (Urokinase) : 1 outcome in 8 results : FDA 2
  9. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  10. carbogen : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Retinal Artery Occlusion

  1. Atrophy
  2. Papilledema
  3. Giant Cell Arteritis (Horton Disease)
  4. Glaucoma
  5. Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy)
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Key Therapies for Retinal Artery Occlusion

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  1. Hyperbaric Oxygenation : 3 outcomes in 11 results
  2. Solid-State Lasers : 2 outcomes 1 study in 8 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 1 outcome in 11 results
  4. Light Coagulation : 1 outcome in 5 results
  5. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 outcome in 4 results
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