The Retina Reference

Age Related Macular Degeneration - Submacular Clot Displaced

You should look at the photo "Age Related Macular Degeneration - Clot" first for comparison. This photo shows the same eye after tissue plasminogen activator has been used to liquefy the clot and a gas bubble used to move the liquefied blood downward. Now the underlying blood vessel can be seen and treated with laser.