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Flashes and Floaters

Flashes and floaters are most commonly experienced when the vitreous gel separates from the retina, a condition called a...

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Retinal Tears

In some cases, when a PVD occurs, the vitreous separating from the retina can pull too hard on a single spot creating a...

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Retinal Detachment

Most Retinal Detachments occur following a retinal tear that allows fluid to move between the retina and the eye wall....

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Macular Degeneration

Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a disease which causes damage to the macula. The macula is in the center of the...

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Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetes is a disorder of sugar utilization and storage which causes damage to blood vessels throughout the body. When...

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Macular Hole

A Macular Hole is an abnormal opening in the center of the macula. Although small, its location in the most sensitive area...

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Central Serous Retinopathy

Central Serous Retinopathy (CSR) is a condition in which a small pool of fluid accumulates under the macula.

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Epiretinal Membrane

An Epiretinal Membrane (ERM) or macular pucker is caused by a fibrous membrane that grows over the macular surface.

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Cystoid Macular Edema

Cystoid Macular Edema (CME) usually occurs due to ocular inflammation within the eye which produces chemicals that cause...

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Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

Central Retinal Vein Occlusion (CRVO) occurs when the main retinal vein is blocked. Because blood can no longer travel...

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Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion

Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion (BRVO) is similar to a central retinal vein occlusion, but only effects a portion of the...

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Retinopathy of Prematurity

Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) is a condition effecting the retina in premature infants. As the retina develops, blood...

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