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Choroidal Neovascularization Summary

Description: A pathological process consisting of the formation of new blood vessels in the CHOROID.

Also Known As: Choroid Neovascularization; Neovascularization, Choroid; Choroid Neovascularizations; Choroidal Neovascularizations; Neovascularization, Choroidal

Networked: 2854 relevant articles (283 outcomes, 462 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Choroidal Neovascularization

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. ranibizumab (Lucentis) : 55 outcomes 75 studies in 285 results : FDA 2
  2. bevacizumab : 50 outcomes 52 studies in 372 results : FDA 2
  3. 1-phenyl-3,3-dimethyltriazene (PDT) : 44 outcomes 45 studies in 350 results : IBA
  4. verteporfin (Visudyne) : 36 outcomes 57 studies in 280 results : FDA 1
  5. Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor) : 29 outcomes 55 studies in 355 results : IBA
  6. pegaptanib : 13 outcomes 15 studies in 46 results : FDA 1
  7. Fluorescein (Funduscein) : 11 outcomes 29 studies in 253 results : FDA 3 Generic
  8. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 10 outcomes 35 studies in 358 results : IBA
  9. Indocyanine Green (Cardio-Green) : 10 outcomes 18 studies in 161 results : FDA 3 Generic
  10. Sodium : 7 outcomes 7 studies in 27 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Choroidal Neovascularization

  1. Macular Degeneration (Age-Related Maculopathy)
  2. Myopia
  3. Angioid Streaks
  4. Histoplasmosis
  5. Macular Edema
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Key Therapies for Choroidal Neovascularization

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  1. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy) : 59 outcomes 79 studies in 530 results
  2. Lasers (Laser) : 53 outcomes 96 studies in 594 results
  3. Intravitreal Injections : 26 outcomes 19 studies in 145 results
  4. Light Coagulation : 21 outcomes 41 studies in 258 results
  5. Injections : 18 outcomes 18 studies in 115 results
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