Neovascularization of the Disc

Neovascularization of the disc (NVD)

Another case of proliferative diabetic retinopathy with:

  • Florid new vessels grow from the surface of the optic disc
  • Proliferation of fibroglial tissue that extend to the adjacent retina and vitreous
  • Fluorescein angiogram demonstrates continuous dye leakage from the NVD