What is macular degeneration?
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a degenerative retinal disease that causes a progressive loss of central vision. The retinal degeneration in AMD occurs in the area of the eye called the macula.
What are the risk factors for macular degeneration?
- High blood pressure
- Caucasian race
- Family history
- Age over 55
What is the difference between “wet” and “dry” macular degeneration?
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