Institute of Ophthalmology-Clínica Girona (IOC) 
Juli Garreta, 13 2on pis · 17002 Girona
CIF B17356932
  Girona Mercantile Register
Volume 1198
Book 0
Page 57
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Folder GI-10123
Entry 5


Retinal Vein Occlusion RVO.

Definition: It is a disease where in the retina central vein, or in any branch, appears a thrombus and the venous blood can not flow normally. Is often associated with hypertension and also glaucoma has been associated with this disease. It produces central visual loss or loss in a vision field.

  1. The treatments that have proven most effective have been intravitreal injections (44), antiangiogenic agents or sustained release corticosteroids (51).