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Mesh term Macular Degeneration

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Retinal Degeneration


Degenerative changes in the RETINA usually of older adults which results in a loss of vision in the center of the visual field (the MACULA LUTEA) because of damage to the retina. It occurs in dry and wet forms.

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Geographic Atrophy
Macular Edema
Vitelliform Macular Dystrophy
Wet Macular Degeneration

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