Management of Inflammatory CNV

  • Muna Bhende
  • Arshee S. Ahmed


Visual loss in uveitis can be due to various posterior segment complications that include macular edema, choroidal neovascularization, and epiretinal membrane formation. Choroidal neovascularization (CNV) typically occurs in eyes with posterior uveitis rather than anterior and intermediate uveitis and is a significant cause of visual loss in these eyes. This chapter aims to review the incidence, risk factors, and management of eyes with CNV due to uveitis.


Retinal Pigment Epithelium Laser Photocoagulation Cystoid Macular Edema Choroidal Neovascularization Posterior Uveitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shri Bhagwan Mahavir VR ServicesSankara NethralayaChennaiIndia

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