A forma úmida é caracterizada pela proliferação de neovasos, exsudação sero- hemorrágica, drusas moles e nas fases avançadas da doença, presença de. 18 abr. Essa degeneração é causada por depósitos de restos celulares, que formam as drusas (cristais no fundo do olho), destroem os fotorreceptores. ¿Qué son las drusas? Written By: Daniel Porter. Reviewed By: G Atma Vemulakonda, MD. Apr. 25, Drusen are yellow deposits under the retina. Drusen.

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Drusen of the optic nerve Drusen can also occur in the optic nerve. Ranibizumab Lucentis in neovascular age-related macular degenerative clinical trials. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol.

Several trace elements are present in drusen, [8] probably the most concentrated being zinc. Joaquim Marinho de Queiroz Tv.

G Atma Vemulakonda, MD. In some cases, drusen develop above the so-called pillars of the choriocapillaris that is the area between two micro vessels; [7] although important variations are observed between different druzas of AMD. Zinc in drusen has been suggested to play a role in drusen formation by precipitating and inhibiting the elements of the complement cascade, especially complement factor H.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. The presence of molecules that regulate inflammation in drusen has led some investigators to conclude that these deposits are product of the immune macularse. Drusen are yellow deposits under the retina. An approach to the etiology of age-related macular degeneration”.


What Are Drusen?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Clinically is classified as: Archived from the original on A apoptose tem papel no desenvolvimento dessas drusas. Mxculares DMRI clinicamente apresenta-se sob duas formas distintas: Laser treatment of drusen has been studied. Drusen were initially described by Franciscus Donders [5] who called them “Colloidkugeln” colloid spheres.

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Age related macular degeneration ARMD is a disease of old people with chronic evolution causing legal blindness. Optical coherence tomography scans of the orbits or head, calcification at the head of the optic nerve without change in size of globe strongly suggests drusen in a middle-age or elderly patient.

Unlike the drusen associated with AMD, optic nerve drusen also known as optic disc drusen are not related to aging and often appear in children.

Drusen Macular soft drusen in the right eye of a year-old male. There are different kinds of drusen. Retrieved from ” https: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Diseases of the eye and adnexa. Archived copy as title Infobox medical condition new.

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Optic nerve drusen usually do not affect vision, but some patients with these drusen may lose peripheral side vision. Reduction of endogenous angiogenesis inhibitors in Bruch’s membrane of the submacular region in eye with age related degeneration.


In the wet form the most important feature is the neovascular proliferation in the retinal layer, hemorrhage, soft drusen and at ending stage disciform scar in the subretinal space.

Their edges are not as clearly defined as hard drusen. Drusen likely do not cause age-related macular degeneration AMD. How common is retinal detachment for people with high myopia? The source of the proteins and lipids in drusen is also not clear, with potential contributions by both the RPE and the choroid.

While it is possible to eliminate drusen with this treatment strategy, it has been shown that this fails to reduce the risk of developing the choroidal neovascularisation which causes the blindness associated with age-related macular degeneration.

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This page was last edited on 7 Aprilat Drusen can also occur in the optic nerve. Why am I still seeing rdusas lines after vitrectomy? Views Read Edit View history.