FLUORESCEIN ANGIOGRAPHY

. A fluorescent compound, fluorescein, is injected into the systemic circulation; as it flows through the blood vessels on the surface of the retina, these are photographed with a special camera.

FLUORESCEIN ANGIOGRAPHY: "Fluorescein angiography allows us to look at the retina."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FLUORESCEIN ANGIOGRAPHY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fluorescein-angiography/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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