Primary treatment of diabetic macular edema

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Ranchod, Tushar M; Fine, Stuart L;
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Clinical Interventions in Aging,volume 4,pages101-107 (issn: 1178-1998, eissn: 1178-1998)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2685231, doi: 10.2147/CIA.S4357
  • Subject: diabetes mellitus | Diabetic retinopathy | focal laser | Clinical Interventions in Aging | ranibizumab | RC952-954.6 | Geriatrics | triamcinolone acetonide | Review | bevacizumab | vision loss | pegaptanib | clinically significant macular edema | diabetic macular edema
    mesheuropmc: genetic structures | endocrine system diseases | eye diseases

Tushar M Ranchod, Stuart L FineScheie Eye Institute, Department, of Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USAAbstract: Diabetic macular edema (DME) is a leading cause of vision loss in older Americans. Thermal laser treatment remains the mainstay ... View more
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