Good Hope, Heartlands, and Solihull Eye Clinics

Corneal neovascularistion..treatment

David Kinshuck



  • antivegf


  • will not respond to steroids, any form
  • young vessels not very chronic,
    Argon any vessel...yellow dye,
  • now use diathermy for lipid keratopathy and newer vessels, diathermy the needle...put the needle in first before current
  • One or two sittings before a graft
  • Takes time for lipid to go
  • If stimulus persists get more vessels
  • Can combine with Avastin
  • describe BJO 16
  • New treatment..cultured epithelium transplant