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Case Reports in Ophthalmological Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 960950, 4 pages
Case Report

Jugular Vein Insufficiency and Choroidal Neovascularization in Moderate Myopia: A New Unknown Factor of Additional Risk?

1Phlebolymphology Center, Monza Polyclinic, 20900 Monza, Italy
2Ophthalmology Center, Clinical Institutes “Milan City Studies”, 20131 Milan, Italy
3Biostatistics Unit, San Gaudenzio Clinic (Monza Polyclinic Group), 28100 Novara, Italy

Received 16 January 2015; Revised 3 April 2015; Accepted 4 April 2015

Academic Editor: Alexander A. Bialasiewicz

Copyright © 2015 Massimiliano Farina et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Left and right anterior jugular veins (AJV) during a normal breathing and at Valsalva manoeuvre.

The right vein shows a normal outflow with temporary blocked flow during the Valsalva. Along the left vein we see a spontaneous reflux during the normal breathing with a massive increase evoked from the Valsalva also interesting the homolateral anterior facial vein ( L AFV).

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