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Choroidal osteoma: the varied response of subretinal fluid to anti-VEGF agents
  1. Subina Narang1,
  2. Meenakshi Sindhu1,
  3. Khushboo Sheoran1 and
  4. Ravinder Kaur2
  1. 1Department of Ophthalmology, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
  2. 2Department of Radiodiagnosis, Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Subina Narang; subina_navya{at}yahoo.com

Abstract

The present case shows a remarkable long-term response of the choroidal neovascular membrane and serous retinal detachment associated with choroidal osteoma to two injections of ranibizumab which is an anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) agent.

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  • Contributors SN: conception and design. SN and KS: acquisition of data or analysis, interpretation of data and drafting the article or revising it critically for important intellectual content. RK: final approval of the version published. SN and MS: agreement to be accountable for the article and to ensure that all questions regarding the accuracy or integrity of the article are investigated and resolved.

  • 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.

  • Patient consent for publication Obtained.

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

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