macular edema


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Related to macular edema: Diabetic macular edema
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Noun1.macular edema - an eye disease caused by a swelling of the macula resulting from leakage and accumulation of fluid
eye disease - any disease of the eye
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M2 PHARMA-February 14, 2018-Genentech Bispecific Antibody RG7716 Improves Visual Acuity in Diabetic Macular Edema
EYLEA is the market-leading vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) inhibitor indicated for the treatment of neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration, macular edema following retinal vein occlusion, diabetic macular edema and diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema.
Objective: To study the outcomes of intravitreal injection of Bevacizumab and laser photocoagulation in the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME).
Diabetic macular edema (DME) causes reduced central vision due to swelling or thickening of the retinal tissue in the foveal region.
Contributed by ophthalmologists from Europe, the US, Israel, and India, the 15 articles in this volume outline patterns and etiologies of macular edema and the importance of preserving the photoreceptors at the early stage to retain central visual acuity.
Foveal cystoid spaces are associated with enlarged foveal avascular zone and microaneurysms in diabetic macular edema.
Diabetic macular edema (DME) is the main cause of vision loss in patients with diabetes.
Objective: To determine the frequency of vitreo macular traction (VMT) in patients of diabetic macular edema (DME) as detected on spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT).
It also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic development for Macular Edema and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
In the EU, EYLEA is already approved for the treatment of patients with neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration, visual impairment due to diabetic macular edema, and visual impairment due to macular edema secondary to retinal vein occlusion (branch RVO or central RVO).
Cystoid macular edema (CME) is one of the important postoperative complications of cataract surgery, which can compromise the result of a cataract surgery.

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