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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 3479695, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/3479695
Research Article

Sensitivity, Specificity, and Limitations of Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Diagnosis of Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy

Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Correspondence should be addressed to Shih-Jen Chen; moc.liamg@69nehcjs

Received 20 August 2017; Accepted 14 November 2017; Published 12 December 2017

Academic Editor: Talisa E. de Carlo

Copyright © 2017 Yi-Ming Huang 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.

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