FAZ

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FAZFrankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
FAZFootball Association of Zambia
FAZForces Armées Zairoises (French: Zairean Armed Forces; Democratic Republic of Congo)
FAZFoveal Avascular Zone (ophthalmology)
FAZForecast Analysis Zone (environmental studies)
FAZArmed Forces of Zaire
FAZFacharzt Zentrum (German: Medical Specialist Center)
FAZFurcadia Art Zone (online art archive)
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About 150 to 300 burns were applied 500 micron away from the foveal avascular zone.
Isolated foveal hypoplasia (IFH) is a condition in which the fovea is characterized by the absence of foveal depression, pigmentation, and foveal avascular zone.
Ischaemic Maculopathy: Foveal avascular zone is horizontally oval and measures 300-400.
Fundus florescein angiography showed enlargement of the foveal avascular zone, perifoveal capillary telangiectasia, and widespread venous beading bilaterally.
CNVMs are defined according to their location with respect to the foveal avascular zone (FAZ) as being extrafoveal, juxtafoveal, or subfoveal (7) (see Table 1), as well as their form of leakage pattern on fluorescein angiography, classified as classic or occult.