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Does retinopathy with a eye spot need hospitalization?

good evening... 212/80 bp ... end stage reneal disease change in seeing a red/rust blob in the corner of an eye (also diagnosed with retinopathy... my 85 y/o mom doesnt want to do to the hospital... concerning enough symptoms to over ride her wishes?
Fri, 12 Dec 2014
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what type of retinopathy? hypertensive or diabetic in that case the disease is to be controlled. once diagnosed the treatment is laser photo coagulation. it can be done at home , for which you have to contact willing doctor. only thing is you may have to pay more.
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