Neovascular AMD

  • Eric H. SouiedEmail author
  • Francesca Amoroso
Part of the Retina Atlas book series (RA)


Neovascular AMD is defined by the presence of choroidal and/or intraretinal neovascularization with associated exudation, bleeding, and disciform scar (Ferris III et al. 1984). Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) is characterized by an abnormal growth of newly formed vessels within the macular area.



Branching type 1 neovascular network


Branching vascular network


Choroidal neovascularization


Chorio-retinal anastomosis


ICG angiography




Occult choroidal retinal anastomosis




Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy


Photodynamic therapy


Pigment epithelium detachment




Retinal angiomatous proliferation


Retinal pigment epithelium


Serous retinal detachment


Subretinal fluid


Vascular endothelial growth factor


Vascularized PED


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyCentre Hospitalier Intercommunal de Créteil, Université de Paris Est CréteilCréteilFrance

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