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Ziv-aflibercept combined with intravitreal steroid for management of peripheral exudative haemorrhagic chorioretinopathy
  1. Divya Balakrishnan and
  2. Avadhesh Oli
  1. Smt Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Divya Balakrishnan, drdivyabalu{at}


Peripheral exudative haemorrhagic chorioretinopathy (PEHCR) is considered a variant of polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy. It may have varried presentations and systemic associations. We present a case of PEHCR which dramatically responded to intravitreal steroid and ziv-aflibercept injection. This case not only highlights the promising role of combination therapy with intravitreal steroids and ziv-aflibercept but also the need to look for any associated systemic comorbidity.

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  • Contributors DB: concept review. AO: data, MS.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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