Macular edema

What is Macular edema?

It is the inflammtion of the macula.Macular edema suggests of intra cranial abnormality.Macula is the most sensitive area on the retina which is sensitive to light.

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My younger sister, XXXXXXX saw her eye doctor today and he ran some tests and found that she has macular edema in her left eye. She says she...

doctor1 MD


Thanks for the query.

From your description it may be diabetic macular edema. Diabetic macular edema can occur in one eye.

Diabetic retinopathy...

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My son has been told he has swelling and discoloration of the Macula in both eyes. What are the causes and prognosis for this, and what treatments...

doctor1 MD

Hello and thanks for your query,

The query does not provide proper details of the signs and symptoms of the patient. The information provided below...

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Hi I am suffering from facial , joint and leg swelling, as well as macular edema of my right eye which caused blurry vision. I am on bipap for...

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thanks for your query. the swelling in the face and joint could be because of the cellulitis. consult a oral physician and general physician to...

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