Articles Tagged: macular degeneration surgery

Macular Degeneration Surgery – When Is It Recommended?

macular degeneration surgeryWhile surgery is a form of macular degeneration treatment, it will not cure or completely remedy the disease. And, typically occurs after other types of treatment options such as macular degeneration injections and medications (if applicable) have been employed.

Dry Macular Degeneration Treatment: Surgery, Vitamins and Injections

dry macular degenerationAffecting the central field of vision, dry macular degeneration is an age related condition that can cause blurriness, recognition problems and hallucinations in addition to degrading vision, much like wet macular degeneration which has different mechanisms of cause but still similar symptoms

Wet Macular Degeneration Causes

Wet Macular DegenerationLess common than the less severe dry macular degeneration, the other age related macular degeneration, wet macular degeneration, is a condition in which the center of the retina (macula) is affected by leaking blood vessels. Often times, dry macular degeneration is present prior to the development of wet macular degeneration.