83 out of 120
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is useful for the which conditions resulting from age-related macular degeneration : (AIIMS May 2013)
|A||retinal pigment epithelium detachment|
|B||disciform macular degeneration|
|D||occult subfoveal neovascular membrane|
Ans. A A(F), B(F), C(F), D(T)
Subfoveal neovascular membrane is best treated with PDT. The TAP Study Group (1999 and 2001) showedclassic subfoveal neovascular membrane responded best to PDT compared with occult subfoveal neovascularmembrane.