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Flashes and Floaters

Flashes and floaters are most commonly experienced when the vitreous gel separates from the retina. This separation of the...

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Retinal Tears

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

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Retinal Detachment

Most retinal detachments occur following a retinal tear. The retinal tear allows fluid to move between the retina and the...

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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 the...

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Macular Hole

A Macular Hole is an abnormal opening in the center of the macula. A macular hole is small, but because it occurs in the...

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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. The inflammation within the eye produces chemicals...

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Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

Central Retinal Vein Occlusion (CRVO) occurs when the main retinal vein is blocked. Because the 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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